Table 3

Immunohistochemical staining scores of serous and mucinous ovarian tumors
Serous (n = 47) Mucinous (n = 21) Significance
p53* 1 (0–4) 0 (0–4) p < 0.05
p21* 4 (0–4) 1 (0–4) P < 0.05
bax** 1 (0–6) 0 (0–4) NS
bcl-2 ** 0 (0–6) 0 (0–0) NS
c-kit ** 1 (0–12) 0 (0–4) p < 0.05
Telomerase* 0 (0–3) 0 (0–3) NS
Metallothionein** 6 (0–12) 1 (0–12) p < 0.05

NS, not significant. *Nuclear staining score. **Quick score.

Ozer et al.

Ozer et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2012 7:124   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-7-124

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