Table 1

Clinicopathologic parameters and AGR2 expression in patients with prostate cancer

All patients

Mean AGR2 expression (SE)

P-value


Total cases

187

0.548 (0.040)

Age at surgery

0.9292

Median (range)

65 (46-76)

Mean

63.7

Gleason score

0.9861

2-6

107

0.544 (0.052)

7-10

80

0.553 (0.064)

Stage

I/II

122

0.559 (0.054)

0.7641

III/IV

65

0.527 (0.057)

pT stage

0.7671

pT2-pT3a

152

0.560 (0.047)

pT3b

35

0.495 (0.076)

Lymph node status

0.1801

Positive

11

0.353 (0.118)

Negative

174

0.564 (0.043)

Tumor margins

0.3471

Positive

64

0.490 (0.060)

Negative

123

0.578 (0.053)

Capsular invasion

0.4841

No invasion

43

0.573 (0.107)

Invasion

144

0.540 (0.042)

Organ confined

0.4771

Yes

93

0.598 (0.066)

No

94

0.498 (0.047)

PSA ng/mL

0.3392

Median (range)

9.6 (0.6-96.5)

0.4131

Mean

14.0

< 10

88

0.509 (0.057)

≥10

79

0.563 (0.064)


1Mann-Whitney, 2Spearman Correlation. Cases that were uninformative for a given variable were removed from the statistical analysis.

Maresh et al. BMC Cancer 2010 10:680   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-10-680

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