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Table 1 Summary of patient and tumour characteristics of all NPC cases

From: Oncogenic human papillomavirus-associated nasopharyngeal carcinoma: an observational study of correlation with ethnicity, histological subtype and outcome in a UK population

Patient characteristic Number (%)
Gender  
  Male 49 (73.1)
  Female 18 (26.9)
Age mean, range 48, 12–74
Stage  
  II 10 (14.9)
  III 21 (31.3)
  IV 35 (52.2)
  Not available 1
Virus status  
  EBV-HPV- 9 (13.4)
  EBV+HPV- 47 (70.2)
  EBV-HPV+ 11 (16.4)
  EBV+HPV+ 0
Ethnicity  
  White 34 (50.7)
  Far Eastern Asian 17 (25.4)
  Black 14 (20.9)
  North African 2 (3.0)
Histological subtype  
  KSCC 6 (8.9)
  NK-D 20 (29.9)
  NK-U 40 (59.7)
  BSCC 1 (1.5)