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Table 3 Shows a comparison between cases age groups as well as the DoPESR groups based on BKV IF test results and DNA Viral load means. P-value is significant at a 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 groups Result of IF P-value Mean of the Viral load for cases copies/ml P-value
Positive Negative
Age/years Less than 65 4 11 0.420 6786.6 0.561
More than 65 13 27 6711.7
DoPESR / month Less than 9 month 14 25 0.325 4949 0.045
More than 9 month 3 13 12,535