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Table 3 H. pylori virulence factors associated with endoscopic diagnoses in multivariate analysis

From: Helicobacter pylori cagA and vacA genes in dyspeptic Ghanaian patients

Genotype Erosive gastritis DU GCA NUD
OR (CI) OR (CI) (OR) (CI) (OR) (CI)
VacAs1+ 2.7 0.8–8.7 0.3 0.1–0.9 0.9 0.2–4.2 0.6 0.2–2.0
vacAm1+ 1.9 0.5–7.5 0.3 0.1–1.1 0.4 0.04–4.5 0.5 0.2–1.8
vacAm2+ 3.4 0.8–15.1 0.2 0.04–1.3 0.5 0.1–2.2
vacAs1m1+ 0.4 0.1–2.1 6.5 1.2–34.0 2.2 0.2–31.4 3.8 0.8–18.8
vacAs1m2+ 0.3 0.1–1.5 6.6 0.9–49.7 2.1 0.3–14.1
cagA13+ 0.7 0.3–1.6 3.1 1.27.9 1.1 0.3–4.4 1.8 0.7–4.8
cagA24+ 0.9 0.2–4.3 2.2 0.5–10.1 0.5 0.1–3.5 1.2 0.2–7.3
  1. Italic values indicate Odds Ratio (OR) with Confidence Interval (CI) >1.0
  2. cagA13-(hydrophilic region) [6, 7]
  3. cagA24-(region of internal duplication) [6, 7]