Table 3

Association between TSP-1 mRNA expression and clinicopathological factors in cervical cancer treated with radical hysterectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy

VariablesTSP-1 expressionP
(−)(+)(2+)
AgeNSa
 <5017108
 ≥50694
Histological cell typeNS
 SCC15146
 Non-SCC856
Tumor sizeNS
 ≤4141510
 >4942
Stromal invasionNS
 ≤2/3866
 >2/315136
Parametrial invasion0.016
 Negative101310
 Positive1362
Vaginal invasionNS
 Negative191412
 Positive450
Lymph node metastasisNS
 Negative15149
 Positive853
LVS involvementNS
 Negative975
 Positive14127
  • a NS, not significant; SCC, squamous cell carcinoma; LVS, lymph-vascular space.