Table 3

Survival period and cause of death in stage II, III, and IV patients with positive GnT-V expression

TNMStageM siteaSurvival (months)Cause of death
300II<60
300II<60
300II36Lung, bone
400II20Liver
400II30Liver, lung, local
220III<60
210III<60
310III<60
310III54Liver
420III 9Local
410III22bOther cancer
311IVPeri<60
311IVLung 9Lung, local
321IVLiver45Lung, bone
401IVLiver10Liver, lung
411IVLiver14Liver
411IVLiver 2Liver
411IVLiver, peri35Liver
421IVLiver10Liver, peri
  • a M site, site of metastasis; peri, peritoneal dissemination; lung, lung metastasis; liver, liver metastasis; bone, bone metastasis; local, local recurrence.

  • b Death by other cancer.