Table 3

Association of clinical sign & symptoms with HSV-2 seroprevalence among pregnant women of Northeast India (n = 1640).

Clinical sign

&

symptoms

Response/findings (n)

HSV-2 Sero prevalence

n (%)

Univariate analysis

Multivariate analysis

OR

95% CI

P

value

AOR

95% CI

P

value


Cervicitis

No (1447)

107 (7.4)

Ref

--

--

Ref

--

--

Yes (193)

35 (18.1)

2.80

1.8-4.2

< 0.001

2.14

1.36-3.38

0.001

Genital ulcer

No (1621)

135 (8.3)

Ref

--

--

Ref

--

--

Yes (19)

07 (36.8)

6.42

2.5-16.6

< 0.001

4.11

1.38-12.21

0.011

Pelvic pain

No (1423)

105 (7.4)

Ref

--

--

Ref

--

--

Yes (217)

37 (17.1)

2.58

1.72-3.87

< 0.001

2.20

1.40-3.45

0.001

Excess vaginal discharge

No (1003)

Yes (637)

66 (6.6)

76 (11.9)

Ref

1.92

--

1.36-2.72

--

< 0.001

Ref

1.46

--

1.00-2.15

--

0.053


AOR: Adjusted Odds Ratio; 95% CI: 95% confidence interval

Biswas et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2011 11:325   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-11-325

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