Table 3.

Correlation of tumor characteristics in patients with Ephrin B3 receptor positive versus Ephrin B3 receptor negative

Ephrin B3 receptor positive (%)Ephrin B3 receptor negative (%)P
Age, yP = 0.324
    >656 (46,2)7 (53.8)
    <6522 (64.7)12 (35.3)
GenderP = 0.697
    Male24 (61,5)15 (38,5)
    Female4 (50)4 (50)
Depth of invasionP < 0.001
    T05 (100)0 (0)
    T19 (90)1 (10)
    T27 (87.5)1 (12.5)
    T37 (29.2)17 (70.8)
Lymph node metastasisP < 0.001
    N020 (87,0)3 (13.0)
    N18 (13.3)16 (66.7)
Distant metastasisP = 0.4
    M028 (60.9)18 (39.1)
    M10 (0)1 (100)
GradingP = 0.034
    G12 (100)0 (0)
    G210 (76.9)3 (23.1)
    G316 (50.0)16 (50.0)
Response rateP < 0.001
    >50%25 (89.3)3 (10.7)
    <50%3 (15.8)16 (84.2)