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Table 1 Characteristics of 1550 patients

From: Prognostic value of neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio in advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a large institution-based cohort study from an endemic area

Characteristic No. of patients (%)
Age, yr
 Median 45
 Interquartile range 38–53
Sex
 Male 1167 (75.3)
 Female 383 (24.7)
T stage
 T1 190 (12.3)
 T2 265 (17.1)
 T3 796 (51.4)
 T4 299 (19.3)
N stage
 N0 190 (12.3)
 N1 928 (59.9)
 N2 226 (14.6)
 N3 206 (13.3)
Overall stage
 II 332 (21.4)
 III 754 (48.6)
 IVA-B 464 (29.9)
Family history
 No 444 (28.6)
 Yes 1106 (71.4)
Smoking history
 No 961 (62.0)
 Yes 589 (38.0)
Drinking history
 No 1358 (87.6)
 Yes 192 (12.4)
NLR
 Median 2.27
 Interquartile range 1.71–3.12
Chemotherapy
 RT alone 165 (10.6)
 CCRT 594 (38.3)
 NACT+CCRT 756 (48.8)
 CCRT+AC 35 (2.3)
  1. Abbreviation: RT radiotherapy, CCRT concurrent chemoradiotherapy, NACT neoadjuvant chemotherapy, AC adjuvant chemotherapy, NLR neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio