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Table 4 Relationship of positive LNs (LN) removed to total number of LN resected

From: Lymph-node ratio is an independent prognostic factor in patients with stage III colorectal cancer: a retrospective study from the Middle East

Positive LNs, n Total LN removed, n (%) Total, n
  0 to 11 12+  
1 to 3 27 (28.4) 68 (71.6) 95 (100)_
4+ 8 (12.7 55 (87.3) 63 (100)
Total 35 123 158
  1. LNs, lymph nodes; LNR, lymph-node ratio. P = 0.002.