Table 1.

Clinical and pathologic characteristics of 122 patients with resected pancreatic cancer evaluated for TF expression

Total (%)High TF expression (%)Low TF expression (%)P
No. patients12266 (54)56 (46)
Age (y)67 ± 1168 ± 1165 ± 120.05
Gender
    Male66 (54)34 (52)32 (48)0.22
    Female56 (46)32 (57)24 (43)
Tumor size (cm)2.9 ± 1.03.1 ± 0.92.8 ± 1.10.04
T stage
    T1 and T251 (44)26 (41)25 (46)0.58
    T3 and T466 (56)37 (59)29 (54)
N stage
    N066 (54)35 (53)31 (56)0.71
    N155 (46)31 (47)24 (44)
Tumor stage
    I and II65 (54)34 (52)31 (56)0.53
    III and IV56 (46)32 (48)24 (44)
Tumor grade
    Poor44 (37)29 (45)15 (28)0.07
    Moderate50 (42)26 (41)24 (44)
    Well24 (20)9 (14)15 (28)
Margin status
    Negative96 (79)46 (70)50 (89)0.0085
    Positive26 (21)20 (30)6 (11)
Operative procedure
    Pancreaticoduodenectomy107 (88)57 (88)50 (89)0.58
    Total pancreatectomy3 (2)1 (2)2 (4)
    Distal pancreatectomy11 (9)7 (11)4 (7)
Adjuvant therapy
    Yes86 (79)43 (75)43 (83)0.35
    No23 (21)14 (25)9 (17)
  • NOTE: Data are presented as n (%) or as mean ± SD.