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Table 3 Typical vs. atypical histology

From: Outcomes after surgical resection of pulmonary carcinoid tumors

  Typical (N = 96) Atypical (N = 25) p-value
Age, years (mean) 60.0 ± 13.2 63.3 ± 9.8 0.24
Tumor size, cm (mean) 2.0 ± 1.3 3.2 ± 2.2 <0.01
Positive lymph node status 8 % (8/96) 28 % (7/25) <0.01
Number of lymph node metastases 0.1 0.6 <0.01
Disease-free survival    0.02
Overall survival    0.09
  1. Bold values indicate statistically significant results