Table 3

Clinical/pathological features of breast cancer in relation to SRD5A2 V89L genotype

Val/ValVal/LeuLeu/LeuPa
No.(%)No.(%)No.(%)
Features
 Age at diagnosis (years)
 <6747(47)49(47)7(54)
 ≥6753(53)55(53)6(46)
 Total100(100)104(100)13(100)0.89
 Tumor size (cm)
 ≤2 cm72(74)72(74)5(45)
 >2 cm25(26)25(26)6(55)
 Total97(100)97(100)11(100)0.07b
 Lymph node status
 Negative69(75)67(68)5(45)
 Positive23(25)31(32)6(55)
 Total92(100)98(100)11(100)0.09b
 TNM stage
 0–I–II89(96)88(93)9(75)
 III–IV4(4)7(7)3(25)
 Total93(100)95(100)12(100)0.04b
  • a P computed using χ2 tests.

  • b Expected numbers in cells were too small to calculate a valid χ2 value, therefore, Fisher exact test was performed for the categories (Val/Val + Val/Leu) versus (Leu/Leu).