Skip to main content

Table 3 correlation between MTDH expression and the clinicopathologic characteristics of breast cancer patients

From: Immunohistochemical analysis of Metadherin in proliferative and cancerous breast tissue

Characteristics n MTDH expression  
   Low expression High expression p -value
Age(y)     
≤ 50 66 23 43 0.042
> 50 96 49 47  
Grade     
I&II 118 56 62 0.206
III 44 16 28  
TNM stage     
I 51 25 26 0.607
II 72 32 40  
III 39 15 24  
Tumor size     
T≤ 2 cm 80 39 41 0.276
T > 2 cm 82 33 49  
Lymph node metastasis     
N0 88 40 48 0.778
N1 74 32 42  
Expression of Ki67     
low(≤ 10%) 35 21 14 0.036
high(> 10%) 127 51 76  
Expression of p53     
low 96 53 43 0.001
high 66 19 47  
ER     
negative 66 22 44 0.018
positive 96 50 46  
PR     
negative 64 25 39 0.265
positive 98 47 51  
ErbB-2     
negative 130 61 69 0.201
positive 32 11 21