Table 7

Model C: Multivariate analysis of risk factors, clinical signs and symptoms associated to VL-malaria co-infections, Sudan (2005-2010)
n = 690 Odds Ratio 95% Confidence Interval P-value
Treatment center
Gedarif Teaching Hospital 1 - <0.001
Tabarakallah Hospital 8.02 3.68-17.46 <0.001
Al`Azaza kala-azar Clinic 41.66 20.01-86.72 <0.001
Spleen size
0-3 cm B.C.M. 1 - 0.706
4-5 cm B.C.M. 1.20 0.76-1.90 0.428
≥6 cm B.C.M. 1.15 0.71-1.86 0.563
Anemia
None - mild (Hb ≥7.3 g/dl) 1 - 0.219
Moderate (Hb 5.3-7.2 g/dl) 1.28 0.85-1.94 0.239
Severe (Hb <5.3 g/dl) 0.74 0.39-1.40 0.356

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