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The standing, state, or condition of an individual; the rights, obligations, capacities, and incapacities that assign an individual to a given class.

For example, the term status is used in reference to the legal state of being an infant, a ward, or a prisoner, as well as in reference to a person's social standing in the community.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

STATUS. The condition of persons. It also means estate, because it signifies the condition or circumstances in which the owner stands with regard to his property. 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 1689.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Association of Hormonal Receptors with Lymph Node Involvement Lymph ER PR HER-2/Neu Node Status Nega- Posi- Nega- Posi- Nega- Posi- tive tive tive tive tive tive Negative 10 19 12 17 25 4 34.5% 65.5 % 41.4% 58.6% 86.2% 13.8% Positive 14 7 14 7 13 8 66.7% 33.3 % 66.7% 33.3% 61.9% 38.1% Total 24 26 26 24 38 12 P-value <0.01 <0.05 <0.05 Out of 29 cases with negative lymph node status, positive oestrogen and progesterone receptor status was seen in 19 (65.5%) and 17 (58.6%), while out of 21 cases with positive LN status (66.7%) each were ER and PR negative (p < 0.05).
Logistic regression analysis was used to assess the relationship between use of adjuvant therapy and later dementia diagnosis; the researchers controlled for factors including age at diagnosis, depression, cancer stage, and estrogen and progesterone receptor status.
Here, the patient's age at menarche is compared with the progesterone receptor status. Most of the women attained their menarche at the age of 14 and most of them were progesterone negative.
Here the tumour size and the progesterone receptor status is compared; most of the tumour are in the range of 2-5 cms and they are mostly progesterone negative and as the size increases the receptors are negative.
METHOD OF REPORTING BY IHC: Progesterone Receptor status is evaluated by immunohistochemistry technique with monoclonal antibodies (DAKO).
MATERIAL AND METHODS: The present study entitled "Significance of Estrogen and Progesterone Receptor status in Prognosis of Breast Cancers" was conducted in the department of Pathology, MLB Medical College, Jhansi.