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Table 1 Patients characteristics

From: Detection of sentinel and non-sentinel lymph node micrometastases by complete serial sectioning and immunohistochemical analysis for gastric cancer

Median age (range) 62 (37–85)
Sex  
   Male 23
   Female 12
Depth of invasion  
   SM 24
   MP 11
Histological type  
   Differentiated * 18
   Undifferentiated * * 17
Lymphatics invasion  
   Negative 16
   positive 19
Vascular invasion  
   Negative 30
   positive 5
  1. SM, submucosa; MP, muscularis propuria
  2. *The differentiated type;papillary, well and moderately differentiated tubular adenocarcinomas
  3. **The undifferentiated type;poorly differentiated adenocarcinoma, mucinous adenocarcinoma and signet-ring cell carcinoma.