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Table 1 Pre-treatment characteristics by VEGF intensity score (n = 103)

From: Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) expression in locally advanced prostate cancer: secondary analysis of radiation therapy oncology group (RTOG) 8610

  Negative VEGF intensity (0–1) Positive VEGF intensity (2–3)  
(n = 48) (n = 55)
Characteristics n % n % p-value*
Age
 Median 71.5   71   
 Range 55 – 77   55 – 81   
 <71 21 44 27 49 0.588*
 ≥71 27 56 28 51  
Assigned Treatment
 STAD + RT arm 22 46 23 42 0.682
 RT alone arm 26 54 32 58  
Combined Gleason Score
 Missing 0 0 1 2  
 2-6 14 29 11 20 0.303**
 7-10 34 71 43 78  
Clinical Stage
 T2 14 29 12 22 0.392*
 T3 34 71 43 78  
Failures
 Overall Survival 39 81 51 93  
 Distant Metastasis 25 52 31 56  
 Local Progression 21 44 26 47  
 Disease-free Survival 48 100 54 98  
 Biochemical Failure 37 77 40 73  
  1. *p-value is from Chi-square test.
  2. ** p-value does not include unknown/missing category.