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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of the study subjects (n = 86)

From: Association of CHEK2 I157T and SULT1A1 R213H genetic variants with risk of sporadic colorectal cancer in a sample of Egyptian patients

  No. (%)
Tumor site
Rectum 19 (22.1%)
Colon 64 (74.4%)
  Caecum 24 (27.9%)
  Ascending colon 16 (18.6%)
  Hepatic flexure 4 (4.7%)
  Transverse colon 9 (10.5%)
  Splenic flexure 4 (4.7%)
  Descending colon 7 (8%)
Rectosigmoid 3 (3.5%)
Tumor grade
Low 17 (19.8%)
Intermediate 59 (68.6%)
High 10 (11.6%)
Min.–Max 1.0–3.0
Median (IQR) 2 (1.0–3.0)
Dukes stage
B 1 (1.2%)
C 2 (2.3%)
D 83 (96.5%)
Min.–Max 2.0–4.0
Median (IQR) 4.0 (2.0–4.0)