Table 1

Case-control study (FEBIM-1): Combined effect of infections and vaccinations on the risk of melanoma; Odds ratios (95% confidence interval) for melanoma risk, adjusted for study centre, gender, age, skin phenotype, freckling index, number of naevi and solar burns[82]
Number of severe infections
0 ≥1
No vaccine 1.0 0.37 (0.10-1.42)
BCG or Vaccinia 0.57 (0.33-0-96) 0.29 (0.15-0.57)
BCG and Vaccinia 0.40 (0.23-0.68) 0.33 (0.17-0.65)

Cegolon et al.

Cegolon et al. BMC Cancer 2013 13:4   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-13-4

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