Table 1

Distribution of the (CT/GT/GA)n microsatellite alleles in 104 sporadic CD patients and 104 matched controls

AlleleCasesControlsOR (95% CI)p value
1 (156)313.03 (0.24 to 159.8)
2 (154)331.00 (0.13 to 7.55)
3 (152)20240.82 (0.42 to 1.59)
4 (150)27122.44 (1.14 to 5.27)0.01
5 (148)83761.15 (0.76 to 1.75)
6 (146)1892.09 (0.87 to 5.18)
7 (144)680.74 (0.21 to 2.49)
8 (142)6140.41 (0.13 to 1.17)
9 (140)8150.51 (0.19 to 1.33)
10 (138)20330.56 (0.30 to 1.06)0.06
11 (136)1052.05 (0.62 to 7.77)
12 (134)460.66 (0.14 to 2.83)