Table 1.

Relationship between Syk mRNA expression and clinicopathologic characteristics in 38 Thai SCCHN tumor tissue samples

Characteristicsn (%)Syk expression
Low (<Q3)High (≥Q3)P
nn
Age (y)
    <6515 (39)1141.000
    ≥6523 (61)176
Gender
    Male17 (45)1250.727
    Female21 (55)165
T classification
    T1–215 (39)1050.473
    T3–423 (61)185
Lymph node involvement
    Negative23 (61)1580.259
    Positive15 (39)132
Pathologic stage
    I-II10 (26)550.090
    III-IV28 (74)235
Recurrence
    No19 (50)1810.008
    Yes19 (50)109
Prior radiotherapy or chemoradiotherapy
    No29 (76)2450.064
    Radiotherapy6 (16)33
    Chemoradiotherapy3 (8)12