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Table 2 Mean (SD) of EORTC QLQ-C30 and EORTC QLQ-CX24 of patients with cervical cancer at Tikur ASH, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

From: Health-related quality of life and associated factors among cervical cancer patients at Tikur Anbessa specialized hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

 EORTC QLQ- C30Item NumbersMean + SD
EORTC QLQ-C30Global health status/QoL29, 3048.3 ± 23.77
Functional domains
 Physical functioning1–553.0 ± 26.05
 Role functioning6,747.15 ± 34.05
 Emotional functioning21–2457.13 ± 34.50
 Cognitive functioning20,2579.8 ± 26.12
 Social functioning26,2740.38 ± 30.93
Symptom domains
 Fatigue10,12,1857.2 ± 28.1
 Nausea and vomiting14,1521.7 ± 30.12
 Pain9,1959 ± 30.07
 Dyspnea830.8 ± 32.10
 Insomnia1146.69 ± 39.25
 Loss of appetite1354.45 ± 39.28
 Constipation1653.96 ± 40.78
 Diarrhea177.43 ± 21.73
 Financial difficulty2868.89 ± 35.42
EORTC QLQ-CX24Functional domains
 Body image45–4750.27 ± 38.76
 Sexual activity496.12 ± 19.70
 Sexual enjoyment5444.7 ± 30.37
 Sexual/Vaginal functioning50–5364.56 ± 29.75
Symptom domains
 Symptom experience31–37,38,41–4342.59 ± 22.5
 Lymphedema3812.76 ± 27.7
 Peripheral neuropathy4042.39 ± 39.27
 Menopausal symptom4455.77 ± 35.64
 Sexual worry4855.77 ± 35.64