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Table 5 Past symptoms with independently low relationship with low PeCDF level (< 50 pg/g lipid)

From: Twenty-year changes of penta-chlorodibenzofuran (PeCDF) level and symptoms in Yusho patients, using association analysis

Symptoms Rate of patients with symptom Rate of patients with high PeCDF Z score
PCB pattern (C) 0.182 0.855 4.937
Smoking state (+) 0.169 0.667 2.623
Albumin (high) 0.046 0.786 2.019
Inferior gingival pigmentation (brown) 0.162 0.612 1.968
Blood glucose (low) 0.033 0.800 1.771
Total bilirubin (high) 0.119 0.611 1.659