Table 1.

Characteristics of the 90 patients and their distribution according to TS genotypes

TS 5′-UTR
TS 3′-UTR
Total2R/2R 2R/3C 3C/3C (n = 44)3G/3G 3G/3C 2R/3G (n = 46)P*ins6/ins6 (n = 29)ins6/del6 (n = 39)del6/del6 (n = 22)P*
Age (y)
    ≤6556 (62)27 (30)29 (32)0.218 (20)26 (29)12 (13)0.6
    >6534 (38)17 (19)17 (19)11 (12)13 (14)10 (11)
Gender
    Male49 (54)23 (26)26 (29)0.816 (18)22 (24)11 (12)0.8
    Female41 (46)21 (23)20 (22)13 (14)17 (19)11 (12)
Tumor site
    Cardia26 (29)10 (11)16 (18)0.210 (11)12 (13)4 (5)0.4
    Noncardia64 (71)34 (38)30 (33)19 (21)27 (30)18 (20)
Histotype
    Intestinal51 (57)21 (23)30 (33)0.117 (19)21 (23)13 (15)0.8
    Diffuse39 (43)23 (26)16 (18)12 (13)18 (20)9 (10)
Grading
    G136 (40)22 (24)14 (16)0.0813 (14)18 (22)5 (3)0.1
    G2/G354 (60)22 (24)32 (36)16 (18)21 (23)17 (19)
Stage
    AJCC II40 (45)24 (27)16 (18)0.0812 (13)20 (22)8 (9)0.4
    AJCC III50 (55)20 (22)30 (33)17 (19)19 (21)14 (16)
  • NOTE. Values are n (%).

  • * P value of the χ2 test.