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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of relapsing (R) and non-relapsing (NR) patients

From: A coordinate deregulation of microRNAs expressed in mucosa adjacent to tumor predicts relapse after resection in localized colon cancer

Characteristics   R NR
n = 23 n = 25
Age at resection (years) Median 72 69
  Range 55–85 50–90
Sex M 16 (70%) 10 (40%)
  F 7 (30%) 15 (60%)
Tumor site Cecum, colon ascending, hepatic (right) flexure 7 6
  transverse colon 3 4
  Splenic (left) flexure, colon descending, sigmoid colon 13 15
  Rectum 0 0
TNM stage I 6 7
  II 17 18
T(n) T1 2 1
  T2 4 6
  T3 15 18
  T4 2 0
N(n) N0 23(100%) 25(100%)
M(n) M0 23 (100%) 25 (100%)
Grading (n) G1 5 4
  G2 15 17
  G3 3 4
  G4 0 0