Table 3.

Summary of lobules with zero cell counts

VariableBBD case (N = 94)BBD control (N = 94)KTB (N = 94)P
UnadjustedAdjusteda
CD4CD4
 Zero count for all lobules in sample7 (7.4%)8 (8.5%)14 (15.9%) BBD case vs. KTB0.00030.52
 Zero count for some lobules in sample49 (52.1%)55 (58.5%)63 (71.6%) BBC control vs. KTB0.0030.19
 Non-zero count for each lobule in sample38 (40.4%)31 (33.0%)11 (12.5%) BBD case vs. control0.260.26
 Missing006
CD8CD8
 Zero count for all lobules in sample3 (3.3%)2 (2.2%)3 (3.4%) BBD case vs. KTB0.00030.12
 Zero count for some lobules in sample23 (25.0%)20 (21.7%)49 (56.3%) BBC control vs. KTB<0.00010.02
 Non-zero count for each lobule in sample66 (71.7%)70 (76.1%)35 (40.2%) BBD case vs. control0.450.33
 Missing227
CD11cCD11c
 Zero count for all lobules in sample000 BBD case vs. KTB0.99N/A
 Zero count for some lobules in sample0 (0.0%)1 (1.1%)3 (3.2%) BBC control vs. KTB0.34N/A
 Non-zero count for each lobule in sample92 (100.0%)90 (98.9%)90 (96.8%) BBD case vs. control0.99N/A
 Missing231
CD20CD20
 Zero count for all lobules in sample39 (41.5%)26 (27.7%)59 (66.3%) BBD case vs. KTB0.0010.64
 Zero count for some lobules in sample49 (52.1%)57 (60.6%)28 (31.5%) BBC control vs. KTB<0.00010.02
 Non-zero count for each lobule in sample6 (6.4%)11 (11.7%)2 (2.2%) BBD case vs. control0.020.006
 Missing005
CD68CD68
 Zero count for all lobules in sample0 (0.0%)0 (0.0%)10 (10.8%) BBD case vs. KTB<0.00010.02
 Zero count for some lobules in sample13 (13.8%)13 (13.8%)38 (40.9%) BBC control vs. KTB<0.00010.02
 Non-zero count for each lobule in sample81 (86.2%)81 (86.2%)45 (48.4%) BBD case vs. control1.00.99
 Missing001
  • aAdjusted for histologic impression.