Table 1

The information of healthy volunteers and patients involved in this study
Characteristics Tissue Serum Urine
Gastric cancer 12 12 90
Mean age (range) 60(42–76) 63(84–39) 60(31–85)
Gender
Male 6 7 67
Female 6 5 23
Tumor location
Cardia 3 2 39
Body 5 6 26
Antrum 3 4 16
Diffuse 1 0 9
Operation
Total Gastrectomy 4 5 29
Subtotal Gastrectomy 8 7 61
Lauren classification
Intestinal 5 4 39
Diffuse 7 8 51
Histology type
High or moderate 5 5 43
Poor or undifferentiated 7 7 47
Tumor stages
Ι and ΙΙ 2 4 31
ΙΙΙ and ΙV 10 8 59
Depth of invasion
T1 and T2 5 9 30
T3 and T4 7 3 60
Node status
N0 3 3 29
N1 and N2 9 9 61
Metastasis status
M0 5 10 71
M1 7 2 19
Lung cancer - - 9
Mean age (range) 46(42–57)
Colon cancer - - 10
Mean age (range) 53(46–65)
Rectum cancer - - 9
Mean age (range) 62(47–78)
Healthy 12 12 57
Mean age (range) 60(42–76) 54(41–72) 47 (29–76)
Gastritis/Chronic inflammation - - 2
Mean age (range) 56 (43–69)
Gastritic leiomyoma 2
Mean age (range) - - 56 (51–62)

Dong et al.

Dong et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2013 8:45   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-45

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