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Table 1 General information of patients

From: Percutaneous transluminal stenting for superior vena cava syndrome caused by malignant tumors: a single-center retrospective study

Characteristic Value
Age (years) 57 ± 12.3 (29–80)
Sex
 Male 25
 Female 7
Causes of SVC syndrome
 Lung cancer 21
 Esophageal cancer 5
 Lymphoma 3
 Mediastinal metastases 1
 Thymoma 2
Stenosis
 Superior vena cava stenosis 19
 Superior vena cava occlusion 6
 Superior vena cava + brachiocephalic vein stenosis 7
Preoperative ECOG score
 0 3
 1 7
 2 19
 3 3
 4 0
 5 0
  1. ECOG performance status made by Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group