Table 6

Relation between marker (E-Cadherin) and patient characteristics [182].

E-Cadherin staining indexa

Low

High



Variable

Number of

patients

%

Number of

patients

%


Histologic type

Endometrioidb

135

53

120

47

Clear-cell or serous papillary

24

83

5

17

FIGO grade

1

25

49

26

51

2

63

51

61

49

3

71

65

38

35

Vascular invasion

0 or 1 vessel

94

52

88

48

≥2 vessels

65

64

37

36

Myometrial infiltrationc, %

<50

77

51

74

49

≥50

67

66

35

34

FIGO staged

I or II

120

53

108

47

III or IV

39

71

16

29


aResults available in 284 patients; bAdenosquamous and adenoacanthoma are included; cInformation available in 253 patients (E-cadherin) and 255 patients (beta-catenin); dData missing in one patient.

Altman et al. BMC Medicine 2012 10:51   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-10-51

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