Skip to main content

Table 1 Characteristics of OSCC patients and controls enrolled in the study

From: Salivary extracellular vesicle-associated miRNAs as potential biomarkers in oral squamous cell carcinoma

Characteristics OSCC patients Controls P value
Number 21 11  
Age 65.75 [61; 73] 61.64 [61.5; 67.5] 0.381
Range 38–78 39–75  
Gender (male/female) 12 (57%)/9 (43%) 6 (55%)/5 (45%)  
Smokers 6 (28%) 3 (27%)  
  1. For each group, the table indicates the total number of subjects, the mean age of each group and quartiles [Q1; Q3], the minimum and maximum age of enrolled subjects, number and percentage of male and female and of smokers. The differences in ages between the two groups were not statistically significant (Student’s t test)