Table 1.

Associations of PROXl and E-cadherin with clinicopathologic variables

PRO XIE-cadherin
VariablesnLow n (%)High n (%)PLow n (%)High n (%)P
Sex
 Male8446 (55)38 (45)54 (64)30 (26)
 Female5231 (60)21 (40)0.59838 (73)14 (27)0.347
Age
Embedded Image9353 (57)40 (43)65 (64)28 (36)
 <604324 (56)19 (44)1.00027 (73)16 (27)0.435
Dukes stage
 A99 (100)0 (0)1 (11)8 (89)
 B6942 (60)27 (40)45 (65)24 (35)
 C5826 (44)32 (56)0.00546 (79)12 (21)0.0002
Size
Embedded Image7036 (51)34 (49)44 (63)26 (37)
 <5 cm6641 (62)25 (38)0.22948 (75)18 (25)0.279
Regional lymph node metastasis
Number
 07857 (68)21 (32)43 (55)35 (45)
 12010 (50)10 (50)13 (65)7 (35)
Embedded Image3810 (24)28 (76)0.00000936 (94)2 (8)0.00002
E-cadherin
 High7756 (72)21 (28)
 Low5922 (37)37 (62)0.00005