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Table 5 Odds ratios (OR), 95% confidence intervals (CI) and P-values for feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) and IFAT L. infantum positivity (IFAT/FIV) according to the selected covariates

From: Association between feline immunodeficiency virus and Leishmania infantum infections in cats: a retrospective matched case-control study

  OR CI P
IFAT\FIV 2.765 1.399–5.459 0.001
Covariables: risk factors  
 Sex    
  Female 1.978 0.536–7.052 0.001
  Male 3.226 1.398–7.471 0.001
 Lifestyle and environment  
  Indoor 2.466 0.397–14.899 0.001
  Outdoor 2.825 1.325–6.020 0.001
  Urban area 2.580 1.026–6.488 0.001
  Suburban/rural area 3.352 1.026–11.04 0.001
Covariables: clinical signs  
 Oral lesions   
  Absent 1.736 0.583–5.005 0.014
  Present 3.039 1.056–9.026 0.014
 Body condition score   
  Underweight 6.273 1.193–41.415 0.019
  Normal or overweight 1.606 0.674–3.755 0.019
 Mucous membranes   
  Normal 2.175 1.012–4.684 0.004
  Pale 15 1.030–766.4 0.004