Table 2 COVID-19 diagnosis characteristics

From: Determinants of the outcomes of patients with cancer infected with SARS-CoV-2: results from the Gustave Roussy cohort

Characteristics n (out of 178) Percentage
Symptoms before test
Yes 138 79.8%
No 35 20.2%
Symptoms reported
Fever 82 46.1%
Dry cough 70 39.3%
Fatigue 52 29.2%
Dyspnea 55 30.9%
Diarrhea 17 9.6%
Anosmia 17 9.6%
Ageusia 14 7.9%
Reported contact with patient with COVID-19
Yes 31 18.6%
No 62 37.1%
NA 74 44.3%
COVID-19 diagnosis
RT-PCR SARS-CoV-2 166 93.8%
CT scan alone 11 6.2%
Extent of disease at first CT
None/minimal (<10%) 68 52.7%
Moderate/mild (10–24%) 32 24.8%
Extensive (25–49%) 18 14.0%
Severe/critical (≥50%) 11 8.5%
NA 4  
No CT scan performed 45  
  1. CT, computed tomography; NA, not available.