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Table 1

Assessment of possible risk factors for human E. bieneusi infection in Yichun.

Variable Examined no.a Positive no. (%) OR (95% CI) χ2/p-value
Age (years)
 Children (<5) 26 1 (3.9) Ref.b
 Minors (5–17) 34 1 (2.9) 1.32 (0.08, 22.15) 0.00/1.00
 Young adults (18–35) 31 0 0.96 (0.89, 1.04) –/0.46
 Middle aged adults (36–60) 83 0 0.96 (0.89, 1.04) –/0.24
 Older adults (>60) 48 1 (2.1) 1.88 (0.11, 31.35) 0.00/1.00
Gender
 Male 121 3 (2.5) 0.98 (0.95, 1.00) 0.91/0.34
 Female 94 0
Contact with animals
 Yes 30 0 1.02 (1.00, 1.04) –/1.00
 No 185 3 (1.6)
a

Only 215 participants provided information other than age.

b

The children age group (<5 years) is used as the reference group for comparison with the prevalences of the other four age groups.

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