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Table 1 The patient characteristics

From: The prognostic significance of a postoperative systemic inflammatory response in patients with colorectal cancer

Gender  
 Male 139
 Female 115
Age (years)  
 Median (range) 66 (26–86)
Location of primary tumor  
 Colon 131
 Rectum 123
Tumor depth  
 T1-3 176
 T4 77
Histological type  
 Well, moderately 234
 Poorly, mucinous 19
Lymphatic involvement  
 Negative 47
 Positive 184
Venous involvement  
 Negative 170
 Positive 68
Number of lymph node metastases  
 0 85
 1–3 116
 ≥4 53
Stage  
 II 85
 III 169
Regimen of chemotherapy  
 Oral 5-FU monotherapy 178
 CapeOX 19
 FOLFOX 11
 None 46
Median value of indicators of the preoperative systemic inflammatory response (range)  
 NLR 2.26 (0.87–10.24)
 CRP (mg/dl) 0.11 (0.01–13.99)
Preoperative serum albumin level (g/dl)  
 Median (range) 4.1 (2.6–4.8)
Median value of indicators of the postoperative systemic inflammatory response (range)  
 NLR 1.82 (0.18–10.11)
 CRP (mg/dl) 0.09 (0.01–17.09)
Postoperative serum albumin level (g/dl)  
 Median (range) 4.0 (3.0–4.7)
The number of days from operation until the first visit after leaving the hospital  
 Median (interquartile range) 29 (23–36)
  1. 5-FU 5-fluorouracil, CapeOX capecitabine plus oxaliplatin, FOLFOX 5-fluorouracil/leucovorin plus oxaliplatin, NLR neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio, CRP C-reactive protein