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Table 2 Demographics and clinical characteristics of pediatric leukemia patients (n = 50)

From: Epstein-Barr virus and cytomegalovirus infections and their clinical relevance in Egyptian leukemic pediatric patients

Characteristics N (%)
Age, median (Range) 7 years (9.5 months–18 years)
Sex
 Males 26 (52%)
 Females 24 (48%)
Clinical characteristics
 Fever 50 (100%)
 Organomegaly 35 (70%)
 Mucositis 22 (44%)
 Lymphadenopathy 7 (14%)
 Chest infection 50 (100%)
 Duration of Febrile neutropenia, median (range) 26.5 days (9–60)
 Severe CMV disease 32 (64%)