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Table 1 Clinicopathological characteristics

From: Optimal surgical treatment for paratesticular leiomyosarcoma: retrospective analysis of 217 reported cases

Total number of patients 217
Age (n = 215) mean 59.3 years (range 1-89)
Laterality (n = 155)  
Left 85 (54.5%)
Right 70 (45.5%)
Depth (n = 208)  
Cutaneous 42 (20.2%)
Subcutaneous 166 (79.8%)
Surgical treatment (n = 205)  
Primary surgery  
Simple tumorectomy 71 (34.6%)
With orchiectomy 134 (65.4%)
Definitive surgery  
Simple tumorectomy 55 (26.8%)
With orchiectomy 150 (73.2%)
Adjuvant treatment (n = 194)Adjuvant treatment (n = 194)  
Adjuvant radiation therapy 31 (16.0%)
Adjuvant chemotherapy 13 (6.7%)
Tumor size (n = 175) mean 6.63 cm (range 0.5-50)
Microscopic margin (n = 65)  
Positive 8 (12.3%)
Negative 57 (87.7%)
Tumor grade (n = 184)  
Grade 1 54 (29.3%)
Grade 2 63 (34.2%)
Grade 3 67 (36.4%)
Outcome (n = 176)  
Alive without recurrence 119 (67.6%)
Local recurrence 26 (14.8%)
Distant metastasis 45 (25.6%)
Disease-specific mortality 24 (13.6%)