Table 4

Association between TSP-2 mRNA expressin and clinicopathological factors in cervical cancer treated with radical hysterectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy

VariablesTSP-2 expressionP
(−)(+)
AgeNSa
 <502213
 ≥50136
Histological cell typeNS
 SCC2312
 Non-SCC127
Tumor sizeNS
 ≤42316
 >4123
Stromal invasionNS
 ≤2/3128
 >2/32311
Parametrial invasion0.049
 Negative1815
 Positive174
Vaginal invasionNS
 Negative2916
 Positive63
Lymph node metastasisNS
 Negative2414
 Positive115
LVS involvementNS
 Negative138
 Positive2211
  • a NS, not significant; SCC, squamous cell carcinoma; LVS, lymph-vascular space.