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Table 1 Summary of patient characteristics

From: Prognostic impact of CT severity score in childhood cancer with SARS-CoV-2

  Characteristic All patients (N = 64) (%) Mild (N = 45) (%) Moderate-severe (N = 19) P value
Sex, no. of patients Male 35 (54.6%) 26 (57.7%) 9 (47.3%) 0.6242
Female 29 (45.4%) 19 (42.3%) 10 (52.7) %
Age range < 5 years 14 (21.87%) 11 (24.4%) 3 (15.7%) 0.4692
5-10 27 (42.18%) 20 (44.4%) 7 (36.8%)
11-18 years 23 (35.9%) 14 (31.1%) 9 (47.3%)
Symptoms Fever 59 (92.1%) 41 (91.1%) 18 (94.7%) 11
Cough 36 (56.25%) 24 (53.3%) 12 (63.15%) 0.6542
Abdominal symptoms 8 (12.5%) 4 (8.8 %) 4 (21%) 0.2231
Dyspnea 24 (37.5%) 5 (11.1%) 19 (100%) < 0.051
Loss of smell and taste 26 (40.62%)
16 not identified
22 (48.8%) 4 (21%) < 0.051*
Type of primary tumor Hematological 54 (84.37%) 42 (93.3 %) 15 (79%) 0.1821
Solid tumor 7 (10.93%) 3 (6.6%) 4 (21%)
  1. 1Fisher’s exact test, 2chi-squared test
  2. *p < 0.05 defines a significant difference