Table 3

FAS expression and pathological parameters
FAS expression
Parameters Patients Low High P value
Gleason score
 ≤ 6 23 18 5 < 0.0001
 7 ≤ 79 20 59
Extra-prostatic extension
 Positive 45 14 31 0.3002
 Negative 56 23 33
Lymphatic invasion
 Positive 51 18 33 0.6821
 Negative 51 20 31
Microvascular invasion
 Positive 40 13 27 0.4232
 Negative 62 25 37
Perineural invasion
 Positive 71 23 48 0.0978
 Negative 30 15 15
Maximum tumor size
 ≤ 10 mm 13 6 7 0.4823
 10 mm < 89 32 57

Hamada et al.

Hamada et al. BMC Clinical Pathology 2014 14:3   doi:10.1186/1472-6890-14-3

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