Table 2

Proportion of patients surviving breast cancer through the follow-up period by stage at diagnosis and KLF4 staining pattern

Stage of disease at diagnosisKLF4 staining pattern
Type 1 (n = 32) Survived/total (%)Type 2–4 (n = 114) Survived/total (%)Pa
Stage I (T1N0M0)2/7 (28)24/31 (77) 0.022
Stage IIA (T1N1M0)2/6 (33)13/16 (81) 0.054
Stage IIA (T2N0M0)7/7 (100)26/30 (87)0.570
Stage IIB (T2N1M0, T3N0M0)5/7 (71)13/22 (59)0.676
Stage III–IV (T1 only)0/2 (0)1/2 (50)0.500
Stage III–IV (T2–T4)1/3 (33)5/13 (38)1.00
  • a Values <0.100, representing trends or significant differences, are shown in bold.