Table 2

Patient baseline characteristics (n = 35)
Characteristics N = 35
Median age (range), years 61 (39–76)
Male/female 27 / 8
ECOG / PS
ECOG 0 21
ECOG 1 13
ECOG 2 1
Primary tumor site
Gastroesophageal junction 16
Stomach 19
Histology
well / moderately differentiated 6
poorly differentiaited / signet- ring cell type 21
Disease status
Locally advanced 19
Metastatic 22
Metastatic sites
Liver 12
Lymph nodes 11
Peritoneum 4
Lung 5
Bone 2
Other 1

ECOG, Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group.

PS, Performance status.

Mayr et al.

Mayr et al. BMC Cancer 2012 12:587   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-12-587

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