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Table 2 Tumour characteristics

From: The colorectal cancer-associated faecal microbiome of developing countries resembles that of developed countries

  Argentina n = 10 Chile n = 11 India n = 10 Vietnam n = 10
Tumour locationa
Caecum or ascending colon 5 5 2 0
Transverse colon 0 0 0 1
Descending colon 0 0 0 1
Sigmoid colon or rectum 4 6 8 8
Data not available 1 0 0 0
Maximum tumour size in one direction
Median (cm) (range) 4 (0.7–7) 6 (2.5–11) 5 (3–5.5) 4 (3–5)
Data not available 2 0 7 0
Kruskal Wallis ANOVA p = 2.9 × 10−2 Post-hoc Dunn significant pairwise differences (Benjamini-Hochberg FDR adjusted): Chile vs Vietnam p = 3.5 × 10−2
Tumour stage (TNM8)a
T1 0 2 0 0
T2 1 1 4 0
T3 8 8 4 0
T4 0 0 0 10
Data not available 1 0 2 0
  1. aTumour location and stage have not been tested for heterogeneity due to small numbers