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Table 3 Gender distribution of American Tegumentary Leishmaniasis (ATL) patients

From: Insulin-like growth factor-I serum levels and their biological effects on Leishmania isolates from different clinical forms of American tegumentary leishmaniasis

Clinical Form Sex OR 95 % CI P-value*
  Male Female    
Controls1,2,4 12 2    
Cutaneous L1,3,5 55 10 1.1 0.21–5.63 10.9172
Mucosal L2,3,6 13 7 3.2 0.55–18.72 20.1779
    3.0 0.95–9.26 30.0551
Disseminated L4,5,6 26 2 0.5 0.06–3.68 40.4572
    0.4 0.09–2.07 50.2768
    0.1 0.02-0.79 60.0148
  1. *P value analyzed by the χ 2 test. Note: Odds ratios (OR) and χ 2 tests were performed with groups that bear the same number in superscript; the respective odds ratio, 95 % confidence interval (CI), and P-value for each comparison has the same number in superscript. No statistically significant differences were found