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Table 4 Jacareacanga-odds ratio between risk factors and prevalence of ANoA ≥1:10 Logistical model for odds of detectable ANoA (≥1:10) and mercury exposure, gender, age, occupation, and malaria history, p < 0.05*.

From: Mercury exposure, malaria, and serum antinuclear/antinucleolar antibodies in amazon populations in Brazil: a cross-sectional study

Variable Odds ratio 95% Confidence interval p-value
Hg 3.27 1.28 – 8.37 0.014*
Gender 1.16 0.44 – 3.02 0.769
Age 0.93 0.36 – 2.39 0.871
Past-malaria 1.28 0.43 – 3.83 0.663
N past-malaria infections 1.18 0.39 – 3.55 0.772
Other occupations: gold miner 0.74 0.14 – 3.75 0.711