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Table 2 Relationship between the expression of VEGF-C in surgical and biopsy specimens

From: Expression of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-C in preoperative biopsy specimens and metastatic foci of regional lymph nodes in submucosal gastric carcinoma

  Surgical specimens   Nodal metastasis  
  positive (35) negative (11) p value positive (15) negative (31) p value
Biopsy specimens       
positive (21) 20 1   10 11  
negative (25) 15 10 0.005 5 20 0.047