Table 2.

Characteristics of the 25 patients included in the gene expression analysis

IBC (n = 13)Non-IBS (n = 12)P
Menopausal status
    Premenopausal75NS
    Postmenopausal67
Node status
    n = 084NS
    n > 058
Grade
    1-245NS
    346
    ND52
ER status
    Negative117NS
    Positive25
PgR status
    Negative108NS
    Positive34
HER-2 status
    Negative47NS
    Positive95