Table 1

Relationship between CDC25A expression and clinicopathological parameters in cases with HCC

Number of casesCDC25AP
LowHigh
Age≧60492326N.S.a
<601037
GenderMale492326N.S.
Female1037
Tumor size<2 cm18513N.S.
≧2 cm412120
Histological gradebWell/mod.3823150.001c
Poor./undiff.21318
Hepatic vein invasionYes303N.S.
No562630
Portal vein invasionYes9180.031c
No502525
Number of tumordSolitary422022N.S.
Multiple17611
Septal formationYes411922N.S.
No18711
Capsular formationYes462224N.S.
No1349
Capsular invasioneYes21714N.S.
No251510
  • a N.S., not significant.

  • b Mod., moderately; poor., poorly; undiff., undifferentiated.

  • c Statistically significant.

  • d This category includes both intrahepatic metastasis and tumors generated by multicentric carcinogenesis.

  • e The capsular invasion is composed in the category of capsular formation.