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Table 3 Multivariate analysis presenting correlation between ultrasonography findings of the primary tumor and cervical lymph node metastasis in micropapillary thyroid cancer

From: Ultrasonographic findings relating to lymph node metastasis in single micropapillary thyroid cancer

  B SE P value Exp(B) 95% CI
Lower Upper
Shape    0.364    
Irregular -0.465 0.441 0.292 1.592 0.264 1.492
Taller than wide -0.509 0.371 0.170 1.663 0.290 1.245
Echo    0.014    
Hypoechoic -1.393 0.621 0.025 2.331 0.073 8.839
Markedly hypoechoic -0.847 0.350 0.016 4.032 0.216 16.852
Margin 0.095 0.415 0.820 1.099 0.487 2.481
Constant 0.250 0.855 0.770 1.284