Table 1

Clinical characteristics of patients with pancreatic cancer with (N = 10) and without cachexia (N = 13): gender and performance status
Parameter No cachexia (N = 13) N [%] Cachexia (N = 10) N [%]
gender male 9 [69.2] 5 [50]
female 4 [30.8] 5 [50]
Karnofsky- Index 70 0 [0] 1 [10]
80 1 [7.7] 2 [20]
90 12 [92.3] 7 [70]

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Skorokhod et al. BMC Cancer 2012 12:265   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-12-265

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