Table 1

Demographic and clinical characteristics of ESCC cases

No.Patient IDAge/sexTumor locationPathological grade/tumor stage# lymph nodes positive/# lymph nodes examinedFamily history of any cancer
1SHE119056/FMiddleG3/32/6 (Y)2 esophageal cancer (paternal-uncles), liver cancer (father)
2SHE144763/MMiddleG2/31/5 (Y)Esophageal cancer (sister), rectal cancer (father)
3SHE145159/MMiddleG2/30/15 (N)2 esophageal cancer (father and brother)
4SHE147846/FMiddleG3/30/14 (N)Cardia cancer (father), liver cancer (brother)
5SHE149364/FUpperG2/31/12 (Y)Cardia cancer (brother)
6SHE149650/MMiddleG2/30/7 (N)Esophageal cancer (father)
7SHE094862/FMiddleG3/32/5 (Y)N
8SHE118444/FMiddleG1/30/8 (N)Larynx cancer (mother), uterus cancer (sister)
9SHE118740/MMiddleG3/35/14 (Y)N
10SHE118858/FMiddleG2/32/11 (Y)Lung cancer (paternal-uncle)
11SHE120164/MMiddleG2/30/11 (N)N
12SHE120357/MMiddleG2/30/12 (N)N
13SHE133065/FMiddleG2/30/11 (N)N
14SHE140954/MMiddleG2/38/12 (Y)Pancreas cancer (paternal-grandfather)
15SHE141057/MMiddleG2/38/18 (Y)N
16SHE141860/FMiddleG2/31/19 (Y)N
17SHE147947/FMiddleG2/30/6 (N)N
18SHE148866/MMiddleG2/30/13 (N)Larynx cancer (brother)
19SHE148959/FMiddleG2/33/25 (Y)N