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Table 2 Association between aquapore 5 (AQP5) protein expression and clinicopathologic factors in prostate cancers

From: Over-expression of a poor prognostic marker in prostate cancer: AQP5 promotes cells growth and local invasion

   AQP5  
Variables Case 2 1 0 P-value
  n = 60 19 (%) 30 (%) 11 (%)  
Age (years)      0.785
> 60 36 13 (36.1) 16 (44.4) 7 (19.4)  
≤ 60 24 6 (37.5) 14 (58.3) 4 (16.7)  
Tumor size      0.929
≤ 2 cm 32 10 (31.3) 16 (50.0) 6 (18.8)  
> 2 cm 28 9 (32.1) 14 (50.0) 5 (17.9)  
Lymph node metastasis      0.001
Negative 22 2 (9.1) 10 (45.5) 10 (45.5)  
Positive 38 17 (44.7) 20 (52.6) 1 (2.6)  
ABCD stage      0.042
I/II 29 5 (17.2) 16 (55.2) 8 (27.6)  
III 27 10 (37.0) 14 (50.0) 3 (1.1)  
IV 4 4 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)