Table 3.

Pearson partial correlation coefficients between adiposity and inflammation- and angiogenesis-related biomarker measurements adjusted for age, sex, and tumor stage

VEGF-A (pg/mL)VEGF-D (pg/mL)CRP (mg/L)SAA (mg/L)sICAM-1 (mg/L)sVCAM-1 (mg/L)
rPrPrPrPrPrP
BMI (kg/m2)−0.090.25−0.030.690.120.160.000.980.090.320.230.006
SFA, L3/L4 (cm2)−0.040.660.020.860.100.270.030.740.030.780.130.15
SFA, L4/L5 (cm2)−0.040.64−0.020.840.080.360.040.62−0.000.990.130.12
VFA, L3/L4 (cm2)0.110.170.040.620.210.010.170.0370.100.210.150.07
VFA, L4/L5 (cm2)0.120.140.080.310.210.010.140.090.1140.100.170.036
Ratio 1: VFA:SFA at L3/L40.280.00080.0300.720.180.040.240.0060.180.040.080.34
Ratio 2: VFA:SFA at L4/L50.270.0010.100.230.200.020.180.0360.220.010.080.34
  • Abbreviations: cm, centimeters; L, liters; mg, milligrams.