Table 1

Distribution of MPO genotype among lung cancer patients and controls and ORs (95% CI) of lung cancer

MPO genotypeCasesControlsORa(95% CI)
G/G 98(65.3)96(55.8)1b
G/A 42(28.0)63(36.6)0.50(0.29–0.88)
A/A 10(6.7)13(7.6)0.84(0.31–2.32)
G/A or A/A52(34.7)76(44.2)0.55(0.33–0.93)
  • a Adjusted for sex, age, hospital, smoking, and occupational exposures. Data on smoking are missing for four cases and three controls.

  • b Reference category.