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Table 1 Demographic data and tumor-stage

From: Perioperative chemotherapy versus neoadjuvant chemoradiation for patients with adenocarcinoma of the distal esophagus in Austria: a retrospective analysis

Patients demographics and clinical characteristics CROSS
n = 53
EOX
n = 51
p value
Age, year a 60.2 ± 9.2 60.1 ± 12.3 0.975
Male gender 48 (90.6) 45 (88.2) 0.703
cT stageb    0.023
 T1 0 (0.0) 3 (6.8)  
 T2 5 (11.9) 8 (18.2)  
 T3 37 (88.1) 29 (65.9)  
 T4 0 (0.0) 4 (9.1)  
cN-stage c    0.884
 N0 12 (30.8) 12 (29.3)  
 N+ 27 (69.2) 29 (70.7)  
  1. Data are numbers of patients with percentages in parentheses
  2. aData are mean ± standard deviation
  3. bClinical tumor stage (cT) classified according to the 8th edition of the International Union Against Cancer (UICC) tumor-node-metastasis (TNM) classification [16]
  4. cClinical lymph node (cN) stage classified according to the 8th edition of the UICC TNM classification [16]