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Table 2 miR-132 expression and clinicopathological factors

From: The expression and clinical significance of miR-132 in gastric cancer patients

Variables High expression n = 33 Low expression n =46 P
Gender    0.618
 Male 25 37  
 Female 8 9  
Age    0.556
 <60 18 22  
 ≥60 15 24  
Histological grading    0.412
 Poorly-differentiated 28 36  
 Moderately-differentiated 5 7  
 Well-differentiated 0 3  
Tumor location    0.467
 Upper third 10 15  
 Middle third 8 7  
 Lower third 15 21  
 Two-third or more 0 3  
Tumor size (cm)    0.862
 <5 18 26  
 ≥5 15 20  
Nervous invasion    0.096
 Yes 22 22  
 No 11 24  
Lymphatic tumor emboli    0.005
 Yes 26 22  
 No 7 24  
T stage    0.070
 T1,T2 6 17  
 T3,T4 27 29  
Lymph node metastasis    0.033
 Yes 28 29  
 No 5 17  
Pathological stage    0.016
 I 2 8  
 II 6 18  
 III 25 20