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Research Article

Oral Tongue Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Young Women: A Matched Comparison—Do Outcomes Justify Treatment Intensity?

Table 1

Demographic and clinicopathologic information.

VariableYoung women ( of 18), (%)Matched cohort ( of 36), (%) value

Mean age, years (95% CI)37.3 (34.3–40.3)47.9 (43.7–52.0)0.0010
Number of women/number of men18/0 (100/0)11/25 (31/69)
Charlson comorbidity Index (CCI)0.22
 CCI ≤ 215 (83)23 (64)
 CCI = 33 (17)9 (25)
 CCI > 30 (0)4 (11)
Smoking history0.79
 Current3 (17)9 (25)
 Former6 (33)11 (31)
 Never9 (50)16 (44)
Pack-years (mean)13.124.50.08
Alcohol abuse history0.69
 Former/current3 (17)6 (17)
 Never15 (83)30 (83)