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Table 7 Risk of glioma and reported house and garden pesticide use

From: The upper midwest health study: a case–control study of pesticide applicators and risk of glioma

Pesticide   Including proxy respondents Excluding proxy respondents
  CAS number Cases
(n = 798)
Controls
(n = 1,175)
ORa (95 % CI) Cases
(n = 438)
Controls
(n = 1,141)
OR (95 % CI)
Any pesticide use at home   399 666 0.79 (0.66-0.93)* 204 648 0.70 (0.55-0.89)**
2,4-D 94-75-7 66 145 0.64 (0.47-0.88)** 42 143 0.76 (0.51-1.11)
Dicamba 1918-00-9 27 49 0.76 (0.47-1.24) 16 49 0.87 (0.48-1.58)
Glyphosate 1071-83-6 51 76 0.98 (0.67-1.43) 28 75 0.84 (0.52-1.33)
DDT 50-29-3 24 48 0.81 (0.49-1.35) 11 48 0.81 (0.41-1.61)
Diazinon 333-41-5 57 123 0.66 (0.47-0.92) 36 121 0.75 (0.50-1.12)
Malathion 121-75-5 45 84 0.82 (0.56-1.20) 24 84 0.72 (0.44-1.18)
Arsenates   12 36 0.50 (0.26-0.97)* 5 33 0.43 (0.16-1.14)
Botanicals   22 51 0.73 (0.44-1.23) 12 50 0.82 (0.43-1.59)
Carbamates   86 146 0.92 (0.69-1.23) 47 143 0.91 (0.63-1.32)
Inorganics   16 37 0.66 (0.36-1.20) 6 36 0.42 (0.17-1.03)
Organochlorines   65 137 0.73 (0.53-1.00) 33 137 0.69 (0.46-1.05)
Organophosphates   133 247 0.77 (0.20-0.97)* 71 244 0.69 (0.51-0.94)*
Phenoxys   94 184 0.71 (0.54-0.93)* 57 182 0.80 (0.57-1.12)
  1. aAdjusted for age, 10-year age group, education, sex, and farm pesticide exposure.
  2. * p < 0.05.
  3. **p < 0.01.