Table 2.

List of human thyroid tissues used in this study

TissueAgeSexpTNM stageIHCMMP (no. of cases)
Goiter51FøMMP2(n = 15)
42Fø
57F+
35Fø
42Fø
61Fø
51Fø
73Mø
65Mø
41Fø
47Fø
43Fø
60Fø
74Fø
35Fø
62F(+)MT1-MMP (n = 10)
44Fø
71Fø
65Fø
74Fø
39Fø
71Fø
46F+
36Fø
60M(+)
PTC55FT1N0M0+MMP2 (n = 19)
17FT2N0MX+
47FT2N0MX+
36MT2N1MXø
36MT2N1MXø
61FT4N0MXø
68FT4N0MX+
41FT4N0MX+
74FT4N1MX+
32FT2N1bM0+
72MT4N1aM1+
10FT4N1bM0+
26MT4N1bM1+
28FT4N1bMX+
66MT4NXMXø
75FT4NXMX+
47FT2N0M1+
57FT4N0M0+
72MT3N0M1+
56FT1aNxMx(+)MT1-MMP (n = 8)
17FT2N0M0+
57FT2NxMxø
62FT3N1Mx+
72MT4N1M1+
64FT4NxMx+
55MT1aN0M0+
26MT4aN1bM1+
74FT4NXMXø/øMMP2/MT1-MMP (n = 3)
84FT4aN1bM1+/+
68MT4aN1bMx+/+
FTC41FT2N0MXøMMP2 (n = 16)
68FT2N1MX+
35FT3NXM1+
68FT3NXMX+
53FT4N0M0+
36FT4N0M0+
68MT4N0MXø
43MT4N1aMX+
52FT4N1bMXø
61FT4N1bM1+
28MT3N0M1ø
86FT3N1aMX+
57MT3N1bMX+
67MT4N0M0+
66FT4N0MX+
77FT4N1bMX+
55FT2NXMX+MT1-MMP (n = 5)
13MT3NXMX+
53FT4NxMx+
69FT2N1MX+
60FT4N0Mx+
52FT3N1bcM0+/øMMP2/MT1-MMP (n = 6)
68FT2N0MX+/ø
50FT4N0M0+/+
66MT4N0MXø/ø
36FT4bN0M0+/+
65FT4bN1bMXø/ø
UTC52MT3N1bM0øMMP2 (n = 18)
63MT3N1bM1+
54MT3N1bMXø
76FT4N1aM1+
59FT4N1aM1+
74FT4N1aMX+
71FT4N1aMXø
69MT4N1bM1+
65MT4N1bM1+
72FT4N1bM1ø
76FT4N1bM1ø
87FT4N1bM1ø
42FT4N1bMXø
79FT4N1bMX+
53FT4N1aMX+
68FT4N1aMX+
78MT4N0M0+
69FT3NXMX+
69MT4NxMx+MT1-MMP (n = 1)
72FT4N2Mxø/øMMP2/MT1-MMP (n = 5)
87FT4NxMx+/+
28MT3N0M1+/+
71FT4N1aMx+/ø
63MT3N1bM1ø/+