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Research Article

Association between Chronic Urticaria and Helicobacter pylori Infection among Patients Attending a Tertiary Hospital in Tanzania

Table 3

Odds of association between CU and H. pylori (n = 110).

VariablesCOR (95% CI) valuesAOR (95% CI) value

Positive H. pylori antigen test
 Yes5.5 (1.2–24.8)0.0256.2 (1.2–32.3)0.029
 NoRefRef

Sex
 MaleRefRef
 Female0.5 (0.4–2.5)1.01.3 (0.4–4)0.607

Age cantered at the mean (years)0.9 (0.8–1.1)0.2390.9 (0.7–1.1)0.233

Area of residence
 Urban1.8 (0.7–4.2)0.2071.7 (0.6–4.4)0.287
 RuralRefRef

History of treatmentsβ
 Yes4.5 (0.9–20.8)0.0544.8 (0.9–25.1)0.061
 NoRefRef

Adjusted for age, sex, area of residence, and history of been treated of peptic ulcer/duodenal ulcer/gastritis; βbeen treated of peptic ulcer/duodenal ulcer/gastritis.

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