Lung Cancer International / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Usefulness of Ki-67, Mitoses, and Tumor Size for Predicting Metastasis in Carcinoid Tumors of the Lung: A Study of 48 Cases at a Tertiary Care Centre in Canada

Table 1

Correlation between Ki-67 index calculation methods and type of carcinoid and metastasis.

AC (%)/TC (%)MG (%)/NMG (%)
(P value)(P value)

Ki-67 (MCM)2.32/1.372.10/1.39

Ki-67 (CIAM)0.95/0.721.01/0.71

AC: atypical carcinoid; TC: typical carcinoid; MG: metastatic group; NMG: nonmetastatic group; MCM: manual conventional method; CIAM: computer image analysis method.

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