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Table 2 Anatomical presentation of ML by age-group at MNH from 1996-2006

From: Tanzanian malignant lymphomas: WHO classification, presentation, ploidy, proliferation and HIV/EBV association

Age (Years) Anatomical presentation [No. (%)] Total
[No. (%)]
P-value
  Nodal Extra-nodal   
Young (≤18) 52 (33.1) 54 (50.0) 106 (40.0) 0.00635
Adults (19-54) 71 (45.2) 45 (41.7) 116 (43.8)  
Elders (≥55) 34 (21.7) 9 (8.3) 43 (16.2)  
Total 157 (59.2) 108 (40.8) 265 (100.0)  
Female 58 (36.9) 45 (41.7) 103 (38.9) 0.4695
Male 99 (63.1) 63 (58.3) 162(61.1)  
Total 157 (100.0) 108 (100.0) 265 (100.0)  
  1. NB: 265 is the number of confirmed ML whose clinical data was available