Table 2

Interval from symptom onset to consultation (early diagnosis group < 24 weeks and late diagnosis group ⩾ 24 weeks)

VariableEarly diagnosis group (n = 75)Late diagnosis group (n = 20)p value
Stage I538< 0.005
Stage II208
Stage III/IV24
Health insuranceNS
Parental education< 0.018
 Elementary or lower4418
 High school or higher312
Place of residencyNS
 Buenos Aires area 4111
 Rest of the country349