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Table 1 Patients' characteristics

From: Role of plasma EBV DNA levels in predicting recurrence of nasopharyngeal carcinoma in a western population

Number of patients 36
Median age (years) 52.0
Range 29-58
Sex – n (%)
Male 26 (72.2)
WHO histology – n (%)
IIa 2 (5.6)
IIb 34 (94.4)
AJCC stage - n (%)
IIb 11 (30.6)
III 16 (44.4)
IVa 6 (16.7)
IVb 3 (8.3)
WHO Performance status
0 33 (91.7)
1 3 (8.3)
Positive EBV-DNA 36 (100)
  1. WHO = World Health Organization.
  2. AJCC = American Joint Committee on Cancer.
  3. EBV = Epstein-Barr Virus.