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Table 2 Shows the mean of age, DoPESR and Viral Load mean among cases with BKV LTAg+ compared to controls with BKV LTAg+ as well as the mean of age and DoPESR for cases only comparing those that are BKV LTAg+ vs BKV LTAg. The P-value is significant at the level equal to or less than 0.05

From: A correlation study of BK Polyoma Virus infection and prostate Cancer among Sudanese patients - immunofluorescence and molecular based case-control study

Parameter Participants N Mean Std. deviation P-value
Age/years Cases with BKV LTAg+ 17 70.71 7.389 0.380
Controls with BKV LTAg+ 4 67.25 3.403
Cases with BKV LTAg+ 17 71.82 7.469 0.582
Cases with BKV LTAg- 38 70.61 7.561
DoPESR / months Cases with BKV LTAg+ 17 8.29 2.3 0.03
Controls with BKV LTAg+ 4 11.5 3.0
Cases with BKV LTAg+ 17 7.88 2.5 0.271
Cases with BKV LTAg- 38 8.7 2.6
Viral load copies/ ml Cases with BKV LTAg+ 17 6733.71 6745.396 0.002
Controls with BKV LTAg+ 4 509.00 792.997