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Table 5 Correlation between the plasma level of Hsp90α and the clinicopathological characteristics of patients with liver cancer

From: Plasma heat shock protein 90alpha as a biomarker for the diagnosis of liver cancer: in patients with different clinicopathologic characteristics

Clinicopathological characteristics Spearman coefficient (ρ) P value
History of hepatitis 0.209 0.038
History of cirrhosis 0.190 0.019
Active stage of liver disease 0.357 0.039
Child-Pugh score 0.224 < 0.001
First occurrence/recurrence 0.044 0.185
Primary/secondary 0.055 0.266
Size of focal liver lesions 0.493 0.004
Extrahepatic metastasis 0.565 < 0.001
  1. Bold P values are significant.