Table 2

The association of Cox-2 expression with the histological subtypes, stage and age

COX-2 expression (negative) n%

COX-2 expression (positive) n%

p value


Histologic type

0.012*

LR

0(100)

3(100)

MC

1(4.2)

23(95.8)

NS

3(11.6)

23(88.4)

NLP

1(100)

0(0)

Stage

0.142

Stage I-II

2(22.2)

7(77.8)

StageIII-IV

0(0)

14(100)

Age

0.367

<35

1

23

>35

4

26


* Chi-square test p < 0.05

Barisik et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2010 5:19   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-5-19

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