Table 1

Association of NRP-1 expression with clinicopathologic parameters of nasopharyngeal carcinoma patients
Parameters N NRP-1 expression (n, %) P
High Low
Age
< 48 100 63 (63.00) 37 (37.00) NS
≥ 48 166 113 (68.07) 53 (31.93)
Gender
Male 166 106 (63.86) 60 (36.14) NS
Female 100 70 (70.00) 30 (30.00)
Clinical stage
I ~ II 68 30 (44.12) 38 (55.88) 0.02
III ~ IV 198 146 (73.74) 52 (27.26)
T-stage
T1 ~ T2 90 55 (61.11) 35 (38.89) NS
T3 ~ T4 176 121 (68.75) 55 (31.25)
N-stage
N0 78 50 (64.10) 28 (35.90) NS
N1 ~ N3 188 126 (67.02) 62 (32.98)
WHO histological type
II 76 50 (65.79) 26 (34.21) NS
III 190 136 (71.58) 54 (28.42)
Recurrence
No 196 116 (59.18) 80 (40.92) 0.001
Yes 70 60 (85.71) 10 (14.29)
Metastasis
No 211 128 (60.66) 63 (39.34) 0.001
Yes 55 48 (87.27) 7 (12.73)

‘NS’ refers to the difference without statistical significance.

Xu et al.

Xu et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2013 8:155   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-155

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