Table 2.

Relationship between Syk immunostaining or clinicopathologic characteristics and survival in 38 UK patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the tonsil

VariablesSurvival (P)
Age (≤60 vs >60 y)0.161
Gender0.338
T stage (T1–2 vs T3–4)0.524
Lymph node status0.707
Pathologic stage (I, II vs III, IV)0.325
Recurrence<0.001
Syk staining0.002
Postoperative treatment0.652