TABLE 3 p53, bcl-2, bax, ER, and PR Expression According to Tumor Grade in Uterine Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma

From: Immunohistochemical Profile of Endometrial Adenocarcinoma: A Study of 61 Cases and Review of the Literature

Grade No. Cases p53+ No. (%) bcl-2+ No. (%) bax+ No. (%) ER+ No. (%) PR+ No. (%)
Lowa 27 5 (18.5) 19 (70.4) 15 (55.6) 24 (88.8) 23 (85.2)
Highb 13 9 (69) 7 (53.2) 4 (30.8) 4 (30.8) 6 (46.2)
   p =.0006 p =.24 p =.04 p =.0006 p =.003
  1. ER, estrogen receptor; PR, progesterone receptor.
  2. aa Grades 1 and 2.
  3. bb Grade 3.