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Table 2 Associations between LDHA expression levels and clinicopathological variables of patients

From: Lactate Dehydrogenase A is a potential prognostic marker in clear cell renal cell carcinoma

Variable Total No. of patients (%) LDHA-High expression P-valuea
LDHA-Low expression LDHA-Moderate expression
Tumor size      
  <5 196 35 (17.9%) 130 (66.3%) 31 (15.8%)  
  ≥5 149 23 (15.4%) 70 (47.0%) 56 (37.6%) <0.001
  x 40     
Grade      
  I 31 5 (16.1%) 24 (77.4%) 2 (6.5%)  
  II 180 29 (16.1%) 114 (63.3%) 37 (20.6%)  
  III 103 18 (17.5%) 50 (48.5%) 35 (34.0%) <0.001
  IV 22 1 (4.5%) 9 (40.9%) 12 (54.5%)  
  x 49     
Stage      
  I 190 35 (18.4%) 124 (65.3%) 31 (16.3%) <0.001
  II 35 8 (22.9%) 18 (51.4%) 9 (25.7%)  
  III 49 8 (16.3%) 27 (55.1%) 14 (28.6%)  
  IV 33 0 (0%)) 7 (21.2%) 26 (78.8%)  
  x 78     
Sex      
  Female 120 24 (20.0%) 75 (62.5%) 21 (17.5%) 0.051
  Male 230 35 (15.2%) 128 (55.7%) 67 (29.1%)  
  x 35     
  1. Calculated using Pearson Chi-Square test.
  2. x: Status is unknown.