International Journal of Endocrinology / 2015 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Are Thyroid Hormone and Tumor Cell Proliferation in Human Breast Cancers Positive for HER2 Associated?

Table 2

Comparison of clinical and histopathological characteristics in HER2(+) and HER2(−) breast cancer patients.

HER2 stainingSignificance
Negative
()
Positive
()

Age (years)60.3 (1.6)60.1 (3.3) = 0.95
Tumor size (cm)2.3 (0.12)3.0 (0.28)
Ki678 (0.9)16 (2.3)
Menopause
 No29.7%27.3% = 0.83
 Yes70.3%72.7%
Clinical stage
 I28.1%13.6% = 0.40
 II53.1%54.5%
 III12.5%18.2%
 IV6.3%13.6%
Histopathological grade
 19.8%4.5% = 0.63
 277%86.4%
 313.2%9.1%
PR staining
 Negative28.6%33.3% = 0.68
 Positive71.4%66.7%