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Table 3 aORs distribution of main types of lymphomas by different levels of cumulative exposure to selected study factors

From: Risk of lymphoma subtypes by occupational exposure in Southern Italy

Cumulative exposure Lymphoma types
All lymphomas Hodgkin lymphomas Non hodgkin lymphomas
Cases Controls ORa 95% LCI 95% UCI Cases Controls ORa 95% LCI 95% UCI Cases Controls ORa 95% LCI 95% UCI
b Captafol
 No 138 70 1 30 70 1 108 70 1
 Low 6 5 0.73 0.2 2.69 0 5 6 5 1.03 0.27 3.89
 Medium-high 14 1 0 1 14 1
 Overall 158 76 2.4 1.11 5.63 30 76 1 128 76 2.59 1.04 6.42
Paraquat
 No 123 66 1 24 66 1 99 66 1
 Low 28 6 2.91 1.03 8.2 6 6 1.95 0.38 10.04 22 6 2.83 0.96 8.37
 Medium-high 7 4 1.1 0.26 4.59 0 4 7 4 1.27 0.3 5.41
 Overall 158 76 1.51 0.8 2.87 30 76 1.52 0.35 6.58 128 76 1.52 0.79 2.94
Radon
 No 113 59 1 28 59 1 85 59 1
 Low 26 14 0.97 0.44 2.1 2 14 0.12 0.01 1.25 24 14 1.2 0.54 2.65
 Medium-high 19 3 9.5 1.18 76.82 0 3 0.12 0.01 1.25 19 3 9.37 1.16 75.85
 Overall 158 76 1.71 0.97 3.02 30 76 0.12 0.01 1.24 128 76 1.87 1.04 3.35
  1. a All the estimates were adjusted by sister cancer familiarity, age at diagnosis, province, sex, packyears and level of education
  2. b For this cumulative exposure was difficult perform multiple analysis by exposure dummy variables
  3. All the italicized values represent statistical significant estimates