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Table. 1.

Baseline Characteristics of the Enrolled Patients

Variables MGC (n=65) NMGC (n=195) SRC (n=200) p-value
Age (years) 60.0±13.4 59.9±13.3 56.5±12.8 0.021
Male 46 (70.8) 138 (70.8) 100 (50) <0.001
BMI (kg/m2) 23.1±2.9 23.4±3.1 23.9±3.7 0.119
Tumor size (cm) 5.30±2.56 4.06±3.13 4.32±3.71 0.007
Tumor location 0.117
Upper 4 (6.2) 16 (8.2) 12 (6.0)
Middle 19 (29.2) 65 (33.3) 88 (44.0)
Lower 42 (64.6) 111 (56.9) 95 (47.5)
Whole 0 (0) 3 (1.5) 5 (2.5)
Depth of invasion <0.001
T1 9 (13.8) 93 (47.7) 115 (57.5)
T2 8 (12.3) 20 (10.3) 15 (7.5)
T3 23 (35.4) 50 (25.6) 17 (8.5)
T4 25 (38.5) 32 (16.4) 53 (26.5)
Lymph node metastasis <0.001
N0 22 (33.8) 116 (59.5) 134 (67.0)
N1 10 (15.4) 28 (14.4) 12 (6.0)
N2 14 (21.5) 14 (7.2) 20 (10.0)
N3 19 (29.2) 37 (19.0) 34 (17.0)
AJCC Stage <0.001
I 12 (18.5) 99 (50.8) 120 (60.0)
II 19 (29.2) 44 (22.6) 27 (13.5)
III 28 (43.1) 47 (24.1) 42 (21.0)
IV 6 (9.2) 5 (2.6) 11 (5.5)

Values are presented as mean±standard deviation or n (%).

AJCC, American Joint Committee on Cancer; BMI, body mass index; MGC, mucinous gastric carcinoma; NMGC, non-mucinous gastric carcinoma; SRC, signet ring cell carcinoma.

Korean J Gastroenterol 2020;76:297~303 https://doi.org/10.4166/kjg.2020.098
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