Table 2

Frequency of EBV detection and EBV load in NHL patients and controls
NHL p-value
Cases Controls
EBV-positive detection in blood 21/35 (60%) 21/70 (30%) 0.003
EBV sub-type
EBV-1 11/21 (52%) 16/21 (76%)
EBV-2 5/21 (24%) 2/21 (10%)
EBV type 1 & 2 5/21 (24%) 3/21 (14%)
EBV viral load count Median (range) copies/ml 4720 (988– 6250164) 2525 (1290–19452) 0.024

Kabyemera et al.

Kabyemera et al. BMC Pediatrics 2013 13:4   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-13-4

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