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Table 4 Independent risk factors associated with Hepatitis C in males using multivariate logistic regression

From: Determination of risk factors for hepatitis B and C in male patients suffering from chronic hepatitis

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Risk Factor   Adjusted Odds Ratio 95% Confidence Interval P-value
Any family member suffering from hepatitis B & C Yes 10.1 6.8-15.1 0.001
  No Reference   
Dental extract/filling/scaling Yes 2.2 1.6-2.8 0.001
  No Reference   
Blood transfusion Yes 4.6 2.1-9.7 0.001
  No Reference   
History of IV/IM injection/year None Reference   
  < 5/year 3.0 1.9-4.7 0.001
  ≥/year 12.9 8.3-20.1 0.001