No. of patients (%) | ||||||
---|---|---|---|---|---|---|
Sialyl Le^{a}-positive group (n = 9) | Sialyl Le^{x}-positive group (n = 19) | |||||
C2GnT, positive (n = 6) | C2GnT, negative (n = 3) | p^{a} | C2GnT, positive (n = 12) | C2GnT, negative (n = 7) | p^{a} | |
Tumor size | ||||||
30 mm≥ | 2 (22.2)^{b} | 3 (33.3) | 0.1667 | 7 (36.8) | 3 (15.8) | 0.6499 |
30 mm< | 4 (44.4) | 0 (0) | 5 (26.3) | 4 (21.1) | ||
Pleural invasion | ||||||
Negative | 1 (11.1) | 2 (22.2) | 0.2262 | 5 (26.3) | 5 (26.3) | 0.3498 |
Positive | 5 (55.6) | 1 (11.1) | 7 (36.8) | 2 (10.5) | ||
Pulmonary metastasis | ||||||
Negative | 2 (22.2) | 3 (33.3) | 0.1667 | 8 (42.1) | 6 (31.6) | 0.6027 |
Positive | 4 (44.4) | 0 (0) | 4 (21.1) | 1 (5.3) | ||
Lymph node metastasis | ||||||
Negative | 0 (0) | 3 (33.3) | 0.0119^{c} | 5 (26.3) | 6 (31.6) | 0.1473 |
Positive | 6 (66.7) | 0 (0) | 7 (36.8) | 1 (5.3) | ||
Vessel invasion | ||||||
Negative | 0 (0) | 3 (33.3) | 0.0119^{c} | 2 (10.5) | 7 (36.8) | 0.0007^{c} |
Positive | 6 (66.7) | 0 (0) | 10 (52.6) | 0 (0) | ||
Lymphatic invasion | ||||||
Negative | 0 (0) | 2 (22.2) | 0.0833 | 5 (26.3) | 5 (26.3) | 0.3498 |
Positive | 6 (66.7) | 1 (11.1) | 7 (36.8) | 2 (10.5) |
a Analyzed by Fisher’s exact probability test.
b Numbers in parentheses, percentage.
c p < 0.05.