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Table 2 Histological types of bladder cancer and presence of schistosomal eggs

From: Schistosomiasis and urinary bladder cancer in North Western Tanzania: a retrospective review of 185 patients

  Squamous cell carcinoma Transitional cell carcinoma Adenocarcinoma Others p-value
Presence of schistosomal eggs N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%)  
  Yes 75 (73.5) 7 (9.3) 1 (20) 0 (0) < 0.001 **
  No 27 (26.4) 68 (90.6) 4 (80) 3 (100)  
Total 102 75 5 3  
  1. ** (soma cells has count less than 5 this association can not be validated).