Table 1

 Summary of clinical data of 42 carcinomas and RT-PCR, immunohistochemical analyses

Case numberAge (y)SexPositionTumour size(cm)DifferentiationStage (I–IV)G-CSFR detection
RT-PCRIHC(0–3)
TNTN
M, male; F, female; R, rectum; S, sigmoid colon; D, descending colon; A, ascending colon; T, transverse colon; well, well differentiation; moderately, moderately differentiation; poorly, poorly differentiation; RT-PCR, reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction; IHC, immunohistochemistry; T, tumour; N, normal colorectal mucosa.
163MR1×2poorlyII++32
270MR4×5poorlyIII+30
375FR2×3moderatelyIV+31
470MS3×3moderatelyII10
558FR3×4moderatelyI00
665MD3×2moderatelyII00
761FR4×3wellIII++22
837FR2×3wellI00
990MR2×2poorlyIV++32
1039MR4×5wellII00
1155MD3×4moderatelyII++22
1273MR3×4moderatelyI00
1346FR3×3poorlyI+31
1460FA4×5poorlyIII++33
1556MS3×5moderatelyIII00
1647FR2×3poorlyI+20
1777MR3×4moderatelyII++21
1855MT2×3moderatelyI10
1946MR4×4wellII00
2065FR5×5wellII00
2173FA3×5moderatelyII00
2265FR2×3moderatelyIII+20
2348MR1×3wellI00
2480MR5×6moderatelyII10
2546FS1×1moderatelyI10
2633MR2×3poorlyII++32
2744MR2×2moderatelyII+10
2849FA4×4wellI00
2967FR5×6moderatelyII+20
3076MR3×5moderatelyIII++31
3171MR1×2wellI00
3263MA5×6poorlyIV++32
3374MR4×5moderatelyII+21
3480FD1×2moderatelyI+10
3572MR2×3wellII00
3643MA2×2wellII00
3750FR4×5moderatelyIII+20
3860MD2×3moderatelyII00
3964MR3×3wellI00
4048FR3×4moderatelyIV++32
4150FR2×2moderatelyII00
4215MR6×7poorlyIII++33