Table 1.

Clinical and epidemiologic characteristics of cases with NSCLC and respective controls

TSVS1VS2
NSCLCControlsNSCLCControlsNSCLCControls
Totala 354228263270
Female10149101635
Male252819161635
mA616162656744
Stage 1
 Allb 5NA6NA32NA
 SCC224
 AC3423
 LCC005
Stage 2
 Allb 5NA2NA0NA
 SCC110
 AC410
 LCC000
Stage 3
 Allb 17NA12NA0NA
 SCC470
 AC1250
 LCC100
Stage 4
 Allb 8NA8NA0NA
 SCC300
 AC570
 LCC010

Abbreviations: mA, median age; NA, not applicable; SCC, squamous cell cancer; AC, adenocarcinoma; LCC, large cell carcinoma.

  • aTotal number of cases resp. controls per dataset.

  • bAll cases.