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Table 1 Characteristics at diagnosis of 150 NB patients

From: Chromosome 10 abnormality predicts prognosis of neuroblastoma patients with bone marrow metastasis

Characteristic Chromosome normal Chromosome abnormalities
Sex
 Male 61 25
 Female 47 17
Age (months)
 <18 22 2
 ≥18 86 40
Staging
 IV 106 42
 IVs 2 0
Risk group
 LR 3 0
 IR 14 0
 HR 91 42
MYCN
 Amplification 10 18
 Not amplification 98 24
LDH (U/L)
 ≤295 15 0
 295–500 26 2
 500–1500 53 23
 >1500 14 17
NSE (ng/l)
 ≤25 5 1
 25–100 16 2
 >100 87 39
Primary tumor site
 Retroperitoneum and adrenal glands 95 36
 Mediastinum 11 5
 Pelvic cavity 1 1
 Neck 1 0
  1. LR low-risk, IR intermediate-risk, HR high-risk, MYCN amplification of the MYCN gene, LDH lactate dehydrogenase, NSE neuron specific enolase