Table 1

Clinical characteristics of patients
Parameter Number (%)
Age (yr) <60 56
>60 58
Sex Male 63 (55.3%)
Female 51 (44.7%)
Tumor location Colon 82 (71.9%)
Rectum 32 (28.1%)
Differentiation Well 9 (7.8%)
Moderate 91 (79.8%)
Poor 14 (12.2%)
Histologic type Adenocarcinoma 97 (85.1%)
Mucinous carcinoma 17 (14.9%)
Histological characteristics Inflammatory infiltrate 93 (81.6%)
Perineural invasion 8 (7.1%)
Vascular invasion 21 (18.4%)
TNM staging I 25 (21.9%)
II 39 (34.2%)
III 34 (29.8%)
IV 16 (14.1%)

Denadai et al.

Denadai et al. BMC Clinical Pathology 2013 13:16   doi:10.1186/1472-6890-13-16

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