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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the 38 patients with OSCC/OPSCC

From: Relationship between CK19 expression, deregulation of normal keratinocyte differentiation pattern and high risk-human papilloma virus infection in oral and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma

Variable Category N (%)
Age (years) < 64 18 (47.4)
≥ 64 20 (52.6)
Sex Male 27 (71)
Female 11 (29)
Stage 0 1 (2.6)
I 6 (15.8)
II 6 (15.8)
III 4 (10.5)
IV 9 (23.7)
ND 12 (31.6)
Differentiation Well 5 (13.1)
Moderate 18 (47.4)
Poor 15 (39.5)
Site OSCC (tongue, trigonous, gums and cheeks) /OPSCC (pharynx tonsils) 36 (94.7)
nodal metastases from OSCC 2 (5.3)
WADA 0 (absent) 9 (23.7)
1 (focal) 6 (15.8)
2 (moderate) 4 (10.5)
3 (intense) 11 (28.9
4 (MALT) 8 (21.1)
HR-HPV negative 28 (73.7)
positive 10 (26.3)
  1. ND, not determined