Table 5

DFS and OS rates stratified by positivity of tumour markers and univariate Cox analysis at stage II
D.F.S. O.S. Univariate Cox analysis
Positive markers n Mean (Months) Recurrence% Mean (Months) Death%

Recurrence

RH 95% CI

Death

RH 95% CI

None 28 62.77 3.57 - 0 1.00 (ref) 1.00 (ref)
CEA and/or CA 72.4 12 32.15a 50.0 36.20 a 41.67 21.52b (2.53-182.86) - -

aP <0.001, bP <0.01.

Ayude et al.

Ayude et al. BMC Cancer 2013 13:543   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-13-543

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