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Table 2 Association between chemotherapeutic response and clinical characteristics

From: Early onset neutropenia: a useful predictor of chemosensitivity and favorable prognosis in patients with serous ovarian cancer

VariablesChemotherapeutic responseP value
 Chemosensitive(n = 112)Chemoresistance(n = 57) 
Age (year)  0.923
 <505025 
  ≥ 506232 
FIGO stage  0.665
 I-II3114 
 III-IV8143 
Histological grade  0.001
 Low1923 
 High9334 
Lymph node invasion  0.550
 Negative8943 
 Positive2314 
Tumor residual (cm)  0.286
 Optimal(≤1)8740 
 Sub-optimal(>1)2517 
CA125 level (U/mL)  0.729
  ≤ 3593 
 >3510354 
Severity of CIN  <0.001
 Absence115 
 Mild8134 
 Sever308 
Timing of CIN  <0.001
 Early onset9910 
 Non-early onset1347