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Research Article

Chemokine C-C Motif Ligand 4 Gene Polymorphisms Associated with Susceptibility to Rheumatoid Arthritis

Table 3

Frequencies of CCL4 rs1719153 polymorphisms among RA patients, stratified by medications, RF, and ESR status.

Variables
(general population)
A/AA/T + T/TAOR (95% CI)

TNF-α inhibitorNo48831
Yes32540.98 (0.56-1.71)
MethotrexateNo38571
Yes43801.27 (0.73-2.21)
PrednisoloneNo33651
Yes47720.78 (0.45-1.36)
RFNegative13201
Positive671171.14 (0.53-2.43)
ESR (mm/h)< 2036721
> 2044650.74 (0.43-1.29)

RA: rheumatoid arthritis; RF: rheumatoid factor; ESR: erythrocyte sedimentation rate; CI: confidence interval; AOR: adjusted odds ratio; TNF-α: tumor necrosis factor-alpha.

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