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Table 3 Demographic characteristics of the study population and their association with spoligotype clustering

From: Molecular diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from patients with tuberculosis in Honduras

  Spoligotyping patterns   
Parameter Clustered Unique OR (95%CI) p-value
Sex     
Male 115 20 1.23 0.75
Female 56 12 (0.52 -2.88)  
Age 1     
<35 years 96 18 0.94 0.97
>35 years 74 13 (0.40 - 2.17)  
Tuberculosis localization     
Pulmonary 164 29 2.42 0.20
Extra-pulmonary 7 3 (0.46 - 11.30)  
HIV status     
Positive 24 6   
Negative 36 7 NA2 0.76
Unknown 111 19   
DST profile     
Any Resistance 27 2 2.81 0.27
Susceptible 144 30 (0.60- 18.09)  
  1. 1 Age information was missing for 2 out of 203 patients.
  2. 2 NA = Not applicable