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Table 1 The relationship between miR-33a-5p expression and clinicopathological characteristics among patients with PDAC

From: Tumor suppressive role of miR-33a-5p in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma cells by directly targeting RAP2A

Characteristics Cases (n = 58) miR-33a-5p expression P-values
Low (n = 29, median ≤ 0.865) High (n = 29, Median > 0.865) (chi-square test)
Age 0.421
  < 60 year 35 19 16  
  ≥ 60 year 23 10 13  
Gender 0.291
 Male 32 18 14  
 Female 26 11 15  
Tumor size 0.588
  < 4 cm 36 17 19  
  ≥ 4 cm 22 12 10  
TNM stage 0.012*
 I/II 39 15 24  
 III/IV 19 14 5  
Lymph node metastasis 0.036*
 Negative 43 18 25  
 Positive 15 11 4  
Differentiation 0.599
 Well/moderate 30 16 14  
 Poor 28 13 15  
  1. *p < 0.05