Skip to main content

Table 3 Correlation between four or more positive and negative + up to three sentinel lymph nodes (SLN) and status of (lympho-)vascular invasion

From: Immunostaining with D2–40 improves evaluation of lymphovascular invasion, but may not predict sentinel lymph node status in early breast cancer

SLN Vascular invasion assessed by H&E Lymph vascular invasion assessed by immunostaining with D2–40
  Negative Positive Negative Positive
Negative or <4 positive 80 6 60 26
≥ 4 positive 6 0 5 1
Total 86 6 65 27
p values* 0.103 0.543
  1. * Fisher's exact test