Table 2

Relationship between sPLA2-IIa staining and proliferation or apoptosis

Staining patternProliferative indexApoptotic index
Focal or no staining1.66 ± 0.230.88 ± 0.07
Uniform staining3.68 ± 0.730.995 ± 0.19
Student’s t testP = 0.001P = 0.502