Table 5

ORs and corresponding 95% CIs for high-grade lesions (cases) associated with cervical inflammation in oncogenic HPV-infected women (Analysis 2)

Neutrophils/fieldNCrudeAdjustedaNbCrudebAdjusteda,b
Cases/ControlsOR95% CIOR95% CICases/ControlsOR95% CIOR95% CI
0–5 (normal)13/31112/1311
6–30 (mild inflammation)33/651.20.56–2.61.30.54–2.919/353.50.72–173.10.58–17
30+ (cervicitis)49/611.90.90–4.12.00.86–4.736/376.31.3–305.41.0–29
PTrend = 0.05PTrend = 0.07PTrend = 0.01PTrend = 0.03
<30 (referent)46/961121/4811
30+ (cervicitis)49/611.71.0–2.81.71.0–3.036/372.21.1–4.42.00.94–4.4
  • a Adjusted for age, number of pregnancies, and number of cigarettes.

  • b Excluding those subjects without a BV assessment.