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Table 3 Univariate and multivariate analyses of factors predicting oesophageal varices

From: Can we use non-invasive parameters to predict the development of gastroesophageal varices in cirrhotic patients with and without portal vein thrombosis? An observational study from the western region of Saudi Arabia

Risk factor Odds ratio (95% CI) p value Adjusted odds ratio (95%CI) p value
PVT 4.279 (1.144–16.005) 0.031 3.598 (0.892–14.516) 0.072
Age 1.014 (0.978–1.050) 0.453 __ __
Sex
 Male Reference __ __
 Female 0.368 (0.136–0.999) 0.050 __ __
Platelet (×109) 0.996 (0.991–1.002) 0.199 __ __
Albumin (g/dl) 0.351 (0.172–0.715) 0.004 0.374 (0.181–0.773) 0.04
Total protein (g/dl) 1.065 (0.694–1.636) 0.772   
  1. p < 0.05 is statistically significant