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Table 3 Factors associated with diagnostic delay in multivariable logistic regression

From: The determinants and impact of diagnostic delay in lymphoma in a TB and HIV endemic setting

  OR (95% CI) P-value
FNAC performed (vs not performed) 1.4 (0.7–3.1) 0.38
Late-stage (vs early-stage) 2.3 (1.1–5.2) 0.04
HL (vs NHL) 3.0 (1.1–8.0) 0.03
Emergency chemotherapy (vs non-emergency) 0.6 (0.2–1.5) 0.24
HIV positive (vs negative) 0.9 (0.3–2.2) 0.76
Age ≥ 50 yr. (vs < 50 yr) 1.6 (0.7–4.0) 0.30
  1. All the variables in the model are given above
  2. FNAC Fine-needle aspiration and cytology, HL Hodgkin lymphoma, NHL Non-Hodgkin lymphoma