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Table 2 Tumour patient cases in this study

From: Cytokeratin 8/18 expression indicates a poor prognosis in squamous cell carcinomas of the oral cavity

Age (mean) 58 years (range 31 – 90 years)
Sex 240 men, 68 women
Follow-up (mean) 64 months (range 4 – 181 months)
T stadium 135 T1 tumours
  125 T2 tumours
  15 T3 tumours
  33 T2 tumours
N stadium 212 N0 lymph node negative
  57 N1 lymph node positive carcinoma
  39 N2 lymph node positive carcinoma
Grading 54 well differentiated tumours (G1)
  214 moderately differentiated tumours (G2)
  40 weakly differentiated tumours (G3)