Gastroenterology Research and Practice / 2016 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Serum Immunoglobulin A (IgA) Level Is a Potential Biomarker Indicating Cirrhosis during Chronic Hepatitis B Infection

Table 3

Uni- and multivariate analysis of factors associated with hepatic cirrhosis.

UnivariableMultivariable
OR95% CIOR95% CI

Age (y)1.0571.025–1.0900.0011.0210.978–1.0650.346
Total protein (g/L)0.9820.936–1.0310.459
Albumin (g/L)0.8540.793–0.9180.0010.8490.732–0.9840.030
Platelets (×109/L)0.9820.975–0.9890.0010.9810.972–0.9900.001
INR1.2060.429–3.5480.727
IgM (mg/dL)1.0020.998–1.0060.361
IgA (mg/dL)1.0051.003–1.0080.0011.0061.002–1.0090.002
IgG (mg/dL)1.0011.000–1.0010.0430.9990.998–1.0010.333

INR, international normalized ratio; Ig, immunoglobulin.

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