Table 1

Relationship between miR-25 expression level and clinicopathologic parameters of hepatocellular carcinoma
Factor No. miR-25 expression P value
Gender
  Male 81 8.34 ± 4.85
  Female 50 8.11 ± 4.63 0.62
Age at diagnosis(year)
  ≤50 53 8.01 ± 5.11
  >50 78 8.49 ± 3.89 0.21
Tumor size(cm)
  ≤5 62 7.99 ± 5.13
  >5 69 9.01 ± 3.79 0.13
Tumor number
  Solitary 70 8.13 ± 4.34
  Multiple 61 8.57 ± 4.89 0.51
TNM stage
  I-II 72 6.34 ± 3.12
  III-IV 59 11.01 ± 5.61 0.01
Vein invasion
  Presence 79 9.12 ± 4.89
  Absence 52 7.31 ± 4.19 0.24
Cirrhosis
  Negative 44 7.12 ± 3.19
  Positive 87 8.89 ± 5.38 0.17
Hepatitis B virus infection
  Negative 42 6.17 ± 4.65
  Positive 89 9.21 ± 4.13 0.09
Serum AFP level (ng/ml)
  ≤25 54 6.02 ± 3.87
  >25 77 10.99 ± 5.44 0.02

AFP,α-fetoprotein.

Su et al.

Su et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2014 9:47   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-9-47

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