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Table 1 Correlation between the clinicopathologic characteristics and expression of HDGF protein in liver cancer

From: Overexpressed HDGF as an independent prognostic factor is involved in poor prognosis in Chinese patients with liver cancer

Characteristics n HDGF (%) P
   High expression Low expression  
Group     
   Cancer tissue 137 73(53.3%) 64 (46.7%)  
   Normal tissue 49 16(32.7%) 33 (67.3%) 0.011
Gender     
   Male 87 51(58.6%) 36 (41.4%)  
   Female 50 22(44%) 28 (56%) 0.112
Age(y)     
   ≥50 69 36 (52.2%) 33 (47.8%)  
   < 50 68 37(54.4%) 31(45.6%) 0.865
Smoking     
   Yes 47 24 (51.1%) 23 (48.9%)  
   No 90 49 (54.4%) 41 (45.6%) 0.722
Drinking wine     
   Yes 48 28(58.3%) 20(41.7%)  
   No 89 45(50.6%) 44(49.4%) 0.473
HBV Infection     
   Yes 103 54(52.4%) 49(47.6%)  
   No 34 19(55.9%) 15(44.1%) 0.843
T classification     
   T1-T2 98 42 (42.9%) 56(57.1%)  
   T3-T4 39 31 (79.5%) 8(20.5%) 0.000
N classification     
   N0-N1 64 22 (34.4%) 42 (65.6%)  
   N2-N3 73 51 (69.9%) 22 (30.1%) 0.000
Distant metastasis     
   Yes 33 22 (66.7%) 11 (33.3%)  
   No 104 51 (49%) 53 (51%) 0.109
Clinical stage     
   I~II 56 11(19.6%) 45 (80.4%)  
   III~IV 81 62 (76.5%) 19(23.5%) 0.000