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Table 4 Correlation of CTHRC1 expression with VEGF expression and MVD

From: High CTHRC1 expression may be closely associated with angiogenesis and indicates poor prognosis in lung adenocarcinoma patients

CharacteristicsCTHRC1 expressionP-value
Low (n = 137)High (n = 73)
VEGF expression
 Low85 (80.2%)21 (19.8%)< 0.001a
 High52 (50.0%)52 (50.0%) 
MVD counts
 Low96 (71.6%)38 (28.4%)0.011a
 High41 (53.9%)35 (46.1%) 
  1. CTHRC1 collagen triple helix repeat containing 1, VEGF vascular endothelial growth factor, MVD microvessel density
  2. aChi-square test, P < 0.05