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Table 3 Hormone and autoantibody concentrations as determinants of breast cancer or benign breast tumors

From: TSH receptor antibodies have predictive value for breast cancer – retrospective analysis

Parameter Association with BC (n = 9) Association with BBT (n = 47)
Univariate logistic regression Multivariate logistic regression Univariate logistic regression
OR 95% CI p OR 95% CI p OR 95% CI p
TSH (mIU/L) 0.97 0.75-1.26 ns - 1.20 0.92-1.55 ns
FT 4 (ng/dL) 0.96 0.42-2.21 ns 1.01 0.78-1.31 ns
FT 3 (pg/mL) 0.48 0.71-1.82 ns 0.95 0.81-1.11 ns
TSHRAb (IU/mL) 1.10 1.01-1.20 0.0222 0.92 0.66-1.28 ns 0.97 0.91-1.03 ns
TgAb (IU/mL) 1.00 1.00-1.01 0.0377 0.99 0.99-1.00 ns 1.00 0.99-1.00 ns
TPOAb (IU/mL) 1.00 0.99-1.01 ns - 1.00 0.99-1.00 ns
  1. Univariate and multivariate logistic regression analysis of the univariate determinants (such as hormone and autoantibody concentrations) of breast cancer (BC) or breast benign tumor (BBT), performed in all patients (n = 1686); OR, odds ratio; CI, confidence interval; ns, non-significant.