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Table 3 Presence of peripheral neuropathies in cases and controls

From: At-Risk Phenotype of Neurofibromatose-1 Patients: A Multicentre Case-Control Study

  Cases n = 106 (%) Controls n = 102 (%) Odds Ratio* (95%CI) p(chi2)
Peripheral Neuropathies     
   none 85 (80) 94 (92) 1 0.009
   axonal 7 (7) 6 (6) 1.3 (0.4 - 4.0)  
   axonal with SCVs** 14 (13) 2 (2) 7.7 (1.6 - 36.6)  
Radiculopathies 24 (23) 14 (14) 1.8 (0.9 - 3.8) 0.09
  1. *Odds ratio with 95% confidence interval (95% CI) by logistic regression adjusted for matching variables (age, sex, hospital)
  2. ** slowed conduction velocities