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Table 2 Clinico-pathologic characteristics of patients with tongue squamous cell carcinoma in this study (n = 66)

From: Tongue carcinoma infrequently harbor common actionable genetic alterations

Characteristics Number (%)
Sex:  
Male 46 (69.7%)
Female 20 (30.3%)
Smoker:  
Never 25 (37.9%)
Ever 37 (56.1%)
Unknown 4 (6.1%)
Clinical T-classification  
T1/T2 21 (31.8%)
T3/T4 40 (60.6%)
Tx 5 (7.6%)
Clinical N-classification  
N0 26 (39.4%)
N+ 39 (59.1%)
Unknown 1 (1.5%)
Adjuvant radiation or chemoradiation therapy:  
Radiotherapy only 30 (45.5%)
Chemoradiotherapy 6 (9.1%)
N 20 (30.3%)
Unknown 10 (15.2%)
Extra-capsular spread  
Y 15 (22.7%)
N 16 (24.2%)
Not applicable 24 (36.4%)
Unknown 11 (16.7%)
Lymphovascular and/or perineural invasion  
Y 31 (47.0%)
N 20 (30.3%)
Unknown 15 (22.7%)
Recurrence  
Y 28 (42.4%)
N 29 (43.9%)
Unknown 14 (13.6%)