Table 3

Association of Aurora Kinase A,B expression with the clinicopathological features of the chondrosarcoma
Clinicopathological parameters N Aurora Kinase A χ2value P value Aurora Kinase B χ2value P value
positive negative positive negative
Age(year)
 <50 49 32 17 0.515 0.473 29 20 2.513 0.113
 ≥50 23 13 10 18 5
Gender
 male 35 20 15 0.83 0.361 22 13 0.176 0.675
 female 37 25 12 25 12
Recurrence
 positive 20 18 2 7.385* 0.007 17 3 3.624* 0.047
 negative 52 27 25 30 22
Metastatic
 positive 24 20 4 5.4* 0.020 21 3 6.442* 0.011
 negative 48 25 23 26 22
Conventional type
 I 27 9 18 10.85* 0.001 9 18 14.04* 0.000
 II-III 14 13 1 14 0

*using continuity correction Chi-Square.

Liang et al.

Liang et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2012 7:84   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-7-84

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