Table 3

Correlation of stage, grade and Wnt5a staining intensity
Stage^ Number of cases Staining intensity for low grade subset* Staining intensity for high grade subset*
pTa 20 6 (1+) 1 (1+)
4 (2+) 4 (2+)
2 (3+) 3 (3+)
pT1 7 ----- 0 (1+)
5 (2+)
2 (3+)
pT2 5 ----- 0 (1+)
1 (2+)
4 (3+)
N.D. 1 ----- 1 (3+)

^ pTa: non-invasive; pT1: invasion to the lamina propria; pT2: invasion of the detrusor muscle; N.D.: could not be determined.

* 1+ weak; 2+ moderate; 3+ strong.

Malgor et al.

Malgor et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2013 8:139   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-139

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