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Table 2 Multiple logistic regression models for association with abnormal mucosal biopsies in infants being assessed for GIFA

From: Histological findings in infants with Gastrointestinal food allergy are associated with specific gastrointestinal symptoms; retrospective review from a tertiary centre

  Regression model for excess eosinophils in biopsy Regression model for any Abnormal Biopsy
Variables in the model B p-value B p-value
Constant −0.96 0.001 0.49 0.05
Age (months) −0.07 0.033 −0.06 0.041
Urticaria 1.50 0.007 1.59 0.038
Irritability 1.69 <0.001 1.22 0.018
PR Bleeding 1.12 < 0.001 1.00 0.002
Diarrhoea 0.79 < 0.001 0.71 < 0.001
Constipation 1.42 0.002 n/a n/a
Abdominal Distension 1.24 0.045 n/a n/a
Faltering growth 0.49 0.016 n/a n/a