Table 1 Clinical characteristics of enrolled subjects
Gastric cancer patientsHealthy individuals
Case (n)5118
Gender (male/female)38/1312/6
Age (years)41 (26–53)37 (29–52)
Helicobacter pylori infection (n)446
Anemia (n)351
Low platelet count (<100×109/l) (n)190
TNM stage (I/II/III/IV)12/14/18/7Not available
Clinical type (intestinal/diffuse)48/3Not available
  • Data were shown as median and range.