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Table 7 Describe the effect of PC risk factors on BKV DNA Load. 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

  Alcohol consumption P-value
Yes NO
Viral load mean Copies/ml 3135.29 9252.60 0.038
Working in farmer P-value
Yes No
Viral load mean Copies/ml 9818.17 5051.27 0.310
Diet high in Fat P-value
Yes No
Viral load mean Copies/ml 8156.25 5469.22 0.430
Tire Plant Working P-value
Yes No
Viral load mean Copies/ml 248.00 7593.67 0.156
Family history of the disease P-value
Yes No
Viral load mean Copies/ml 4534.33 7933.36 0.337