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Table 3 Final error probability in pN0 patients adjusted to pN1 patients

From: Modelling the probability of erroneous negative lymph node staging in patients with colon cancer

Number of analysed lymph nodes Final error probability (%) Risk assessment
1 26.0 High risk
2 23.0
3 20.0
4 18.0
5 16.0
6 14.0 Intermediate risk
7 12.0
8 10.0
9 9.0
10 8.0
11 7.0
12 6.0
13 5.0
14 4.0
15 4.0
16 3.0
17 3.0
18 2.0
19 2.0
20 2.0
21 1.0 Low risk
22 1.0
23 1.0
24 1.0
25 1.0
26 1.0
27 1.0
28 0.5
29 0.4
30 0.3
35 0.2
40 0.1
45 0
50 0