Table 1

Immunohistochemical expression of Skp2 in epithelial ovarian tumors

NSkp2 expression (%)
NegativePartial positiveaDiffuse positiveb
Adenoma2020 (100)c0 (0)0 (0)
LMP tumor2323 (100)d0 (0)0 (0)
Adenocarcinoma9148 (52.7)c,d25 (27.5)18 (19.8)
  • a Partial positive, 5–25% positive tumor cell staining.

  • b Diffuse positive, more than 25% positive tumor cell staining.

  • c Significant; adenoma versus adenocarcinoma: P < 0.0001 (Fisher’s exact test).

  • d Significant; LMP tumor versus adenocarcinoma: P < 0.0001 (Fisher’s exact test).