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Table 2 Multivariate analysis (logistic regression) and 10-point scoring system

From: A scoring system is an effective tool for predicting central lymph node metastasis in papillary thyroid microcarcinoma: a case-control study

Characteristic OR 95 % CI p value Coef Score
Size 2.986 1.861–4.790 <0.001 1.094 1.75
Tumor location 3.568 2.211–5.758 <0.001 1.272 2.00
Extrathyroidal extension 2.631 1.720–4.023 <0.001 0.967 1.55
Margin 2.459 1.611–3.754 <0.001 0.900 1.45
Display of enlarged lymph nodes 3.010 1.954–4.634 <0.001 1.102 1.75
Contact of >25 % with the adjacent capsule 2.471 1.556–3.922 <0.001 0.904 1.50
      Total 10
  1. Coef standardized coefficient regression, OR odds ratio, 95 % CI 95 % confidence interval