Table 1.

Characteristics of individuals with Lynch syndrome who had endoscopic procedures canceled during the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown.

VariableHad a rescheduled procedure N = 23Did not have a rescheduled procedure N = 4P
Days between canceled and rescheduled procedure, median (IQR)72 (55–84)
Outside of 2-year surveillance window2 (9%)1 (25%)0.40
Age, median (IQR)55 (43–63)35 (26–43)0.018a
Male sex6 (26%)3 (75%)0.093
Race1.00
 Asian1 (4%)0 (0%)
 White22 (96%)4 (100%)
Personal history of any cancer14 (61%)2 (50%)1.00
Personal history of colorectal cancer8 (35%)1 (25%)1.00
Pathogenic gene variant1.00
EPCAM2 (9%)0 (0%)
MLH14 (17%)1 (25%)
MSH29 (39%)2 (50%)
MSH64 (17%)0 (0%)
PMS24 (17%)1 (25%)
  • aStatistically significant at the alpha = 0.05 level.