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Table 1 Clinico-pathological characteristics of TNBC patients among obesity categories

From: Impact of central obesity on prognostic outcome of triple negative breast cancer in Chinese women

  Obesity Central obesity
BMI ≥ 25 kg/m2 (%) BMI < 25 kg/m2 (%) P WC ≥ 80 cm (%) WC < 80 cm (%) P
Menopausal status    0.130    0.245
 Pre-menopausal 40 (49.4) 73 (58.4)   35 (49.3) 78 (57.8)  
 Post-menopausal 41 (50.6) 52 (41.6)   36 (50.7) 57 (42.2)  
pT stage    0.031    0.044
 pT1 21 (25.9) 55 (44.0)   18 (25.4) 58 (43.0)  
 pT2 52 (64.2) 60 (48.0)   46 (64.8) 66 (48.9)  
 pT3 8 (9.9) 10 (8.0)   7 (9.9) 11 (8.1)  
pN stage    0.446    0.987
 pN0 43 (53.1) 78 (62.4)   41 (57.7) 80 (59.3)  
 pN1 21 (25.9) 29 (23.2)   17 (23.9) 33 (24.4)  
 pN2 14 (17.3) 13 (10.4)   10 (14.1) 17 (12.6)  
 pN3 3 (3.7) 5 (4.0)   3 (4.2) 5 (3.7)  
LVI    0.623    0.140
 Positive 29 (35.8) 49 (39.2)   22 (31.0) 56 (41.5)  
 Negative 52 (64.2) 76 (60.8)   49 (69.0) 79 (58.5)  
Histologic grade    0.864    0.658
 Median 56 (69.1) 85 (68.0)   50 (70.4) 91 (67.4)  
 Low 25 (30.9) 40 (32.0)   21 (29.6) 44 (32.6)  
Surgery    0.468    0.578
 Mastectomy 71 (87.7) 105 (84.0)   62 (87.3) 114 (84.4)  
 BCS 10 (12.3) 20 (16.0)   9 (12.7) 21 (15.6)