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Table 2 Pleural fluid OPN, VEGF, uPA, and PAI-1 concentrations in patients with malignant pleural effusion

From: Pleural fluid osteopontin, vascular endothelial growth factor, and urokinase-type plasminogen activator levels as predictors of pleurodesis outcome and prognosticators in patients with malignant pleural effusion: a prospective cohort study

  OPN (ng/mL) p value VEGF(pg/mL) p value uPA(ng/mL) p value PAI-1(pg/mL) p value
All 826.85 ± 161.45   3720.72 ± 747.19   52.25 ± 14.60   1228.42 ± 69.74  
Sex   0.666   0.649   0.079   0.788
 female 784.84 ± 172.59   3515.24 ± 897.44   61.25 ± 19.40   1236.17 ± 87.96  
 male 945.01 ± 387.95   4298.61 ± 1356.14   25.84 ± 3.53   1203.24 ± 83.89  
Female   0.168   0.905   0.549   0.854
 Pre-menopausal 1147.57 ± 381.79   3375.61 ± 1146.41   48.21 ± 17.76   1215.35 ± 115.62  
 Post-menopausal 564.60 ± 144.27   3600.02 ± 1279.00   68.70 ± 28.92   1249.18 ± 125.16  
Pathology   0.497   0.938   0.615   0.788
 lung cancer 990.10 ± 273.93   3270.75 ± 866.73   47.47 ± 13.33   1243.12 ± 94.15  
 breast cancer 752.21 ± 213.94   3163.96 ± 1015.91   37.52 ± 12.82   1203.66 ± 102.48  
Distant metastasis   0.720   0.004   0.485   0.855
 Yes 790.42 ± 186.64   4624.28 ± 990.75   57.50 ± 19.34   1236.77 ± 88.35  
 No 921.14 ± 128.15   1382.08 ± 458.78   39.27 ± 17.25   1208.38 ± 110.42  
  1. Data are presented as mean ± standard deviation