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Table 5 Multivariate analysis results for 30 patients with skip metastasis (203 patients)

From: Skip metastasis in papillary thyroid carcinoma is difficult to predict in clinical practice

Predictive factor p OR 95% C.I. of OR
Lower Upper
Size(>2 cm) 0.010*    
Size(≤0.5 cm) 0.001* 12.937 3.000 55.801
Size(0.5-1 cm) 0.868 1.106 0.338 3.614
Size(1–1.5 cm) 0.731 1.232 0.375 4.046
Size(1.5-2 cm) 0.241 1.990 0.630 6.290
  1. *symbol for p < 0.05; Only predictive factors from the multivariate logistic regression model; OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval