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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of 228 specimens

From: Application of fungal fluorescent staining in oral candidiasis: diagnostic analysis of 228 specimens

Feature Swabs Biopsy tissues
Total 106 122
Age(years)
 Mean 47.6 55.9
 Range 25–78 27–82
Sex
 Males 41(38.7%) 66(45.9%)
 Females 65(61.3%) 56(54.1%)
Histology
 Oral squamous cell carcinoma / 18(14.8%)
 Oral leukoplakia / 73(59.8%)
 Oral lichen planus / 19(15.6%)
 Oral mucositis / 12(9.8%)