Table 9

Logistic regression model from personal and cancer family history characteristics associated with MLH1 or MSH2 pathogenic mutation

Variable

Category

OR

95%CI

p-value


CRC location (proband)

Distal

1

Proximal

3.616

1.185-11.037

0.024

CRC Histological Type

Tubular Adenocarcinoma

1

Mucinous Adenocarcinoma

3.974

1.160-13.613

0.028

Number of CRCs*

1.544

1.172-2.033

0.002


*Based on family history, considered as discrete variable

Monteiro Santos et al. BMC Cancer 2012 12:64   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-12-64

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