Table 3

Association between calreticulin and prohibitin expression status with clinical charateristics in ACC
Clinical characteristics Total Calreticulin expression P Prohibitin expression P
Low (n = 19) High (n = 20) Low (n = 18) High (n = 21)
Age (y, Mean ± SD) 45 ± 17.4 37 ± 14.5 0.129 43 ± 18.6 39 ± 14.4 0.486
Gender
Male 18 8 10 0.621 8 10 0.843
Female 21 11 10 10 11
Tumor location
Left 17 7 10 0.641 7 10 0.150
Right 19 10 9 8 11
Bilateral 3 2 1 3 0
Primary tumor size
< 5.0 cm 5 2 3 1 4
5.0 – 10.0 cm 28 16 12 0.181 14 14 0.454
> 10.0 cm 6 1 5 3 3
ENSAT stage
I- II 20 13 7 0.037 8 12 0.429
III- IV 19 6 13 10 9
Hormonal secretory status
Non-functioning tumor 21 12 9 0.256 11 10 0.399
Functioning tumor 18 7 11 7 11

Yang et al.

Yang et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2013 8:58   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-58

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