Table 2

BAX expression in HRS cells of HD according to histologic subtype

HistologyPatients No.BAX-positive patients% of HRS cells expressing BAX
No.%Mean ± SDaRange
All HD patients2602459456 ± 290–97
Classical HD
 Nodular sclerosis1951819356 ± 300–97
 Mixed cellularity48479857 ± 260–96
 Lymphocyte depletion1110077
 Unclassified6610064 ± 2928–92
Lymphocyte predominance101010069 ± 2220–93
  • a SD, standard deviation.