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Table 2 Multivariate logistic regression analysis for DLN metastasis

From: Clinical implications of Delphian lymph node metastasis in papillary thyroid carcinoma: a single-institution study, systemic review and meta-analysis

Variables Sig. Exp (B) 95.0% CI Exp (B)
Lower Upper
Age ≥ 45 years 0.137 0.359 0.093 1.384
Female 0.001 0.079 0.018 0.343
Tumor size ≥ 1 cm 0.003 8.255 2.023 33.680
multifocality 0.006 8.034 1.803 35.796
bilaterality 0.657 0.706 0.152 3.275
ETE < 0.001 15.772 3.500 71.067
Hashimoto’s thyroiditis 0.158 2.445 0.707 8.447
  1. ETE Extrathyroid extension