Table 1

Clinical characteristics of patients with colorectal carcinomas

Factor

CRC2 n = 50


Localization of primary tumor

Colon

23

Rectum

27

Gender

Male

30

Female

20

Age, years3

63.9 (47-78)

Hepatitis (A,B or C)

Positive

6

Negative

44

Largest tumor diameter (cm)3

4.7 (1.2-9.1)

TNM1 stage of primary tumor

I

8

II

16

III

16

IV

10

Grading

I

0

II

22

III

27

Lymphatic permeation

Positive

28

Negative

22

Vascular invasion

Positive

7

Negative

43


1Tumor-node-metastasis; 2Colorectal carcinoma;

3Median with range in parentheses.

Rubie et al. Journal of Translational Medicine 2011 9:22   doi:10.1186/1479-5876-9-22

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