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Table 3 Multivariate analysis of factors associated with postoperative lymphatic leakage

From: Lymphatic leakage after pelvic lymphadenectomy for cervical cancer: a retrospective case-control study

Factor OR 95% CI P value
Number of NACT cycles 0   
  1 2.679 0.876–8.197 0.084
  2 3.283 1.289–8.360 0.013*
Decrease in hemoglobin level (g/L) < 10   
  ≥10 and < 20 4.973 0.810–6.542 0.083
  ≥20 and < 30 6.175 1.033–10.919 0.046*
  ≥30 8.467 1.248–17.426 0.029*
Postoperative albumin level (g/L) ≥35   
  ≥30 and < 35 2.552 1.112–5.857 0.027*
  < 30 5.517 2.047–18.148 0.012*
Number of lymph nodes resected <25   
  <35 and ≥ 25 2.561 0.172–8.008 0.405
  ≥35 3.049 0.221–12.011 0.081
  1. NACT: neoadjuvant chemotherapy; OR: odds ratio; 95%CI: 95% confidence interval
  2. *P < 0.05