Table 2

Disposition of study cases
Parameter Count Reader A Reader B Reader C
n n (%) n (%) n (%)
Total number of tissue cores 189
Number of tissue cores without tumor 6
Number of cores with tumor 183
Number of cores with evaluable gene-protein IHC results 183 (100.0) 183 (100.0) 183 (100.0)
Number of cores with evaluable single IHC results 183 (100.0) 183 (100.0) 183 (100.0)
Number of cores with evaluable gene-protein BISH results 179 (97.8) 179 (97.8) 180 (98.4)
Number of cores with evaluable single BISH results 166 (90.7) 172 (94.0) 173 (94.5)

IHC: immunohistochemistry; BISH: brightfield in situ hybridization.

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Nitta et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2012 7:60   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-7-60

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