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Table 1 Clinical and histopathological characteristics n = 21

From: Cancer of the vulva in Burkina Faso: a hospital-based case series

  Categories Number
Age (year) ➢ 50 20
<50 1
Median age 57 -
Average age 55 -
Time from first symptoms to first medical consultation (month) 12–24 9
24–36 4
36–48 5
48–60 3
Reasons for consultation inability to sit down 2
perineal pain 9
smelly perineal oozing 2
inguinal swelling 5
ulceration 9
painful urination 1
rectal bleeding 2
Histological type squamous cell carcinoma 20
basal cell carcinoma 1
Stages TNM FIGO  
T1bN0M0 Ib 1
T2N0M0 II 2
T2N2bM0 IIIb 4
T2N2bMx IIIb 5
T3N3Mx IIIc 2
T2N2bM1 IVb 4
T2N2aM0 IIIa 3
  1. TNM tumor-nodes-metastasis, FIGO international federation of gynecology and obstetrics