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Table 3 Results of Glut-1, HIF-, PI3K, and p-Akt and outcome in 12 inflammatory myofibroblastic tumors of head and neck

From: Expression of hypoxia-related markers in inflammatory myofibroblastic tumors of the head and neck

Case Site Recurrence Metastasis Follow-up Expression of
      Glut-1 HIF-1α PI3K p-Akt
1 Larynx No No No evidence of disease (68 months) +
2 Tonsil No No No evidence of disease (84 months) +
3 Maxillare Yes No No evidence of disease (88 months after first surgery) +
4 Tongue No No No evidence of disease (41 months)
5 Tonsil No No No evidence of disease (23 months)
6 Hypopharynx Yes No No evidence of disease (47 months after first surgery) + + +
7 Maxillary sinus Yes Metastasis to cervical lymph node Died of disease (13 months after initial treatment) + + + +
8 Mouth floor No No No evidence of disease (132 months)
9 Maxillary sinus Yes Metastasis to cervical lymph node Died of disease (11 months after first treatment) + + + +
10 Maxillary sinus Yes No No evidence of disease (70 months after first treatment) + +
11 Maxillary sinus Yes No Died of disease (35 months after initial treatment) + + + +
12 Neck No No No evidence of disease (13 months)
  1. +, positive; −, negative.