Table 1

p53 genotype by results of cervical-smear analysis for 243 womena

Cervical smearp53 genotype
Arg/ArgbArg/ProbPro/Prob
No.%No.%No.%
No evidence of SIL (n = 172)c8650.07141.3158.7
Total SIL (n = 71)c3549.32535.21115.5
 LSIL (n = 45)2248.91737.8613.3
 HSIL (n = 26)1350.0830.8519.2
Total (n = 243)12149.89639.52610.7
  • a Italy, 1994–1995.

  • b Arg, arginine; Pro, proline.

  • c Fisher’s exact test (normal versus total SIL; 2 degrees of freedom) = 2.63; P = 0.50.