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Table 4 The results of multiple logistic regression estimation of effects of risk factors for transient congenital hypothyroidism (CH) and permanent congenital hypothyroidism (CH)

From: Risk factors for transient and permanent congenital hypothyroidism: a population-based case-control study

VARIBLE Comparison of permanent CH and controls (Adjusted OR, 95% CIs) Comparison of transient CH and controls (Adjusted OR, 95% CIs)
Parental consanguineous marriage
 No 1 1
 Yes 2.19 (1.51–3.17) 3.86 (1.92–5.74)
P value 0.001 0.001
Betadine usage in pregnancy
 No 1 1
 Yes 2.9 (0.93–11.4) 4.87 (1.45–16.28)
P value 0.135 0.01
History of CH in the first degree
 No 1 1
 Yes 5.09 (1.66–15.63) 5.98 (2.04–17.48)
P value 0.004 0.001
Neonatal jaundice
 No 1 1
 Yes 3.89 (2.36–6.43) 2.81 (1.75–4.52)
P value 0.001 0.001
Birth length
 No 1 1
 Yes 1.2 (0.73–1.97) 0.99 (0.65–1.53)
P value 0.465 0.685
Gestational age
 No 1 1
 Yes 1.47 (0.76–2.84) 3.20 (1.90–5.41)
P value 0.247 0.001