Table 2

Hypermethylation detection data in 40 control women

BRCA1RASSF1AAPCp14p16DAP-K
Ovarian cysts0/100/100/100/100/100/10
Ovarian cyst PF0/80/80/80/80/80/8
Ovarian cyst serum0/100/100/100/100/100/10
Normal serum0/200/200/200/200/200/20
Normal ovary0/100/100/100/100/100/10
  • NOTE. Peritoneal fluid (PF) was available from only 8 of 10 patients with cystic disease.

  • Abbreviation: PF, peritoneal fluid.