Table 1

Clinicopathological features of patients used in the study

PatientExpansion successAgeSexSmoking historyHistologyTreatment prior to surgerypStage (AJCC 7)Survival
1Y61MFormer smokerSCCNone1Alive
2N73FFormer smokerSCCChemotherapy0Alive
3N75FFormer smokerAdenocarcinomaChemotherapy3Alive
4Y74FFormer smokerAdenocarcinomaNone1Alive
5N74MFormer smokerSCCNone2Dead
6Y70FFormer smokerSCCNone3Dead
7Y83MFormer smokerSCCNone3Alive
8N74MFormer smokerAdenocarcinomaNone1Alive
9Y66MFormer smokerSCCNone2Alive
10Y76MFormer smokerAdenocarcinomaNone2Alive
11N74FFormer smokerAdenocarcinomaChemotherapy1Alive
12N69MFormer smokerAdenocarcinomaChemotherapy0Alive
13Y72FFormer smokerAdenocarcinomaNone3Alive
14Y74MFormer smokerAdenocarcinomaNone2Alive
15Y58MFormer smokerAdenocarcinomaChemotherapy3Alive
16Y60MFormer smokerLarge cellChemotherapy3Alive
  • AJCC, American Joint Committee on Cancer; F, female; M, male; SCC, squamous cell carcinoma.