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Table 3 Association between MMP-2 and MMP9 expression and the FIGO stage in ovarian tumor

From: Expression of metalloproteinases MMP-2 and MMP-9 is associated to the presence of androgen receptor in epithelial ovarian tumors

    FIGO stages    P
I II III IV Total
MMP-2
Epithelium 35/40 6/6 23/30 7/8 71/84 0.417
 Stroma 31/40 6/6 15/30 4/8 56/84 0.020
MMP-9
Epithelium 21/39 4/6 14/30 8/8 39/83 0.069
Stroma 8/39 0/6 4/30 2/8 14/83 0.526
  1. Values obtained by Pearson Chi-Square