Table 3

Association between abnormal anal cytology and anal HPV infection in 299 HIV-uninfected MSM
Abnormal anal cytology*n/N (%) COR (95% CI)
HPV infection
Neg 10/83 (12.0) 1.00
Any HPV 79/216 (36.6) 4.21 (1.97-9.23)
LR-HPV only 20/52 (38.5) 4.56 (1.78-11.90)
Any HR-HPV 59/164 (36.0) 4.10 (1.88-9.17)
HPV 16 and/or 18 30/69 (43.5) 5.62 (2.33-13.81)
HR-HPV other than 16 and/or 18 29/95 (30.5) 3.21 (1.37-7.67)
Multiple HPV infection
No 21/77 (27.3) 1.00
Yes 58/139 (41.7) 1.91 (1.00-3.66)

Significant associations are highlighted in bold.

HR= High-Risk; LR= Low-Risk; COR= Crude Odds Ratio; CI= Confidence Interval.

*ASC-US+.

DonĂ  et al.

DonĂ  et al. BMC Cancer 2012 12:476   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-12-476

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