Table 2: Comparison of the mean values of immunological characteristics between patients with tumors positive or negative for HPV (for details see materials and methods).

Immunological characteristicsHPV +HPV − value95% CI value adja95% CI adja
MeanMean

CD8+ (%)26.626.80.896 −3.8; 4.30.8460.9; 1.1
CD4+ (%)44.348.00.085 −0.5; 7.90.1990.9; 1.0
CD19+ (%)11.34.70.332 −4.4; 1.50.3051.0; 1.2
CD3−CD56+16+ (%)13.66.40.005 −7.2; −1.30.0521.0; 1.3
CD4+/CD8+ 1.82.10.3550.1; 7.80.4510.4; 1.5
Tregs (%) 15.915.80.998 −4.6; 4.60.9240.9; 1.1
CD8+CD4+sum70.974.80.3550.1; 7.80.1160.9; 1.0
CD8+/Tregs2.43.50.258 −0.8; 3.00.4550.7; 1.1

adjusted for age.
95% CI: confidence interval; : probability.