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Table 1 Association of miR-378 expression with clinicopathologic factors of colorectal cancer patients

From: MiR-378 is an independent prognostic factor and inhibits cell growth and invasion in colorectal cancer

miR-378 expression
Variable Low (n = 42) High (n = 42) P-value
Age (years)    0.268
  ≤ 60 15 20  
  > 60 17 22  
Gender    0.378
 Male 26 22  
 Female 16 20  
Tumor size    0.035
  ≤ 5 cm 24 33  
  > 5 cm 18 9  
Histological grading    0.172
 Well, moderate 24 30  
 Poor, mucinous 18 12  
Depth of invasion    0.275
 T1-T2 19 24  
 T3-T4 23 18  
Clinicopathological staging    0.017
 I 4 14  
 II 9 12  
 III 29 16  
Location    0.355
 Colon 12 16  
 Rectum 30 26  
Lymph node metastasis    0.004
 Negative 13 26  
 Positive 29 16  
  1. well: well-differentiated, moderate: moderately differentiated, poor: poorly differentiated, mucinous: mucinous carcinoma.