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Table 4 Correlation between SNHG12 expression and clinicopathological variables of HCC patients

From: Long non-coding RNA small nucleolar RNA host gene 12 (SNHG12) promotes tumorigenesis and metastasis by targeting miR-199a/b-5p in hepatocellular carcinoma

Variable Total no. (n = 48) Relative SNHG12 expression P value
High (n = 24) Low (n = 24)
Gender
 Male 37 19 18 0.7313
 Female 11 5 6
Age (years)    
 <60 23 10 13 0.3861
 ≥60 25 14 11
Tumor size (cm)
 <5 20 6 14 0.0192*
 ≥5 28 18 10
Serum AFP (ng/ml)
 <200 9 4 5 1.0000
 ≥200 39 20 19
Liver cirrhosis
 Present 25 15 10 0.1486
 Absent 23 9 14
Vascular invasion
 Present 23 16 7 0.0093*
 Absent 25 8 17
PVTT
 Present 8 5 3 0.7008
 Absent 40 19 21
Differentiation
 Well 7 4 3 0.6327
 Moderate 33 15 18
 Poor 8 5 3
TNM stage
 I–II 22 7 15 0.0415*
 III–IV 26 17 9
  1. Abbreviation: AFP α-fetoprotein, PVTT, portal vein tumor thrombus, TNM tumor-node-metastasis
  2. * P < 0.05