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Table 1 Distribution of C. albicans and non-albicans Candida in age, gender, ward and cancer type.

From: Evaluation of candidemia in epidemiology and risk factors among cancer patients in a cancer center of China: an 8-year case-control study

Profiles C. albicans non-albicans Candida p valuea
(n = 44) (n = 36)
Age    0.655
 > = 65 years old (%) 21(47.7%) 15(41.7%)  
 < 65 years old (%) 23(52.3%) 21(58.3%)  
Gender    0.509
 Male (%) 23(52.3%) 16(44.4%)  
 Female (%) 21(47.7%) 20(55.6%)  
Ward    0.594
 ICU (%) 8(18.2%) 10(27.8%)  
 Surgery ward (%) 29(65.9%) 20(55.6%)  
 Medicine ward (%) 7(15.9%) 6(16.7%)  
Cancer type    0.653
 Gastrointestinal cancer (%) 24(54.5%) 17(47.2%)  
 Non-gastrointestinal cancer (%) 20(45.5%) 19(52.8%)  
  1. ICU intensive care unit
  2. aFisher’s exact test