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Table 1 Summary of average ER positivity in relation to the tumor neighborhood.

From: Exploring the spatial dimension of estrogen and progesterone signaling: detection of nuclear labeling in lobular epithelial cells in normal mammary glands adjacent to breast cancer

ER Average ER+ nuclei in adjacent lobules number adjacent lobules Average ER+ nuclei in intermediate lobules number intermediate lobules Average ER+ nuclei in distant lobules number distant lobules
Case 1 6.5% 7 14.4% 31 20.2% 21
Case 2 11.0% 8 16.9% 15 13.7% 10
Case 3 - 0 26.1% 47 28.3% 94
Case 4 9.6% 24 12.9% 20 14.9% 25
Case 5 (train) 2.8% 9 4.8% 49 7.3% 68
Case 6 (train) 4.5% 3 6.6% 25 17.0% 95