Table 1

Association between miR-224 expression and different clinicopathological features of human cervical cancers
Clinicopathological features No. of cases miR-224 expression P
High (n, %) Low (n, %)
Age
<50 60 30 (50.0) 30 (50.0) NS
≥50 66 36 (54.5) 30 (45.5)
Tumor size (cm)
<4.0 58 30 (51.7) 28 (48.3) NS
≥4.0 68 36 (52.9) 32 (47.1)
Histological grades
Well differentiated 28 4 (14.3) 24 (85.7) 0.03
Moderately differentiated 32 12 (37.5) 20 (62.5)
Poorly differentiated 66 50 (75.8) 16 (24.2)
FIGO stage
Ib~IIa 64 20 (31.3) 44 (68.7) 0.02
IIb~IIIa 62 46 (74.2) 16 (25.8)
Lymph node metastasis
No 79 24 (30.4) 55 (69.6) 0.008
Yes 47 42 (89.4) 5 (10.6)
Vascular invasion
No 72 20 (27.8) 52 (72.2) 0.01
Yes 54 46 (85.2) 8 (14.8)
HPV
(−) 48 10 (20.8) 38 (79.2) 0.02
(+) 78 56 (71.8) 22 (28.2)

Shen et al.

Shen et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2013 8:69   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-69

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