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Table 5 Characteristics of naive subjects with and without discordance between FibroTest and LSM for the diagnosis of advanced fibrosis

From: Prevalence of liver fibrosis and risk factors in a general population using non-invasive biomarkers (FibroTest)

Characteristics Discordance   Significance    
  No Yes Univariate Multivariate  
    P OR 95%CI P
Number of subjects 698 68     
Age at serum, years 57.0 59.7 0.04 1.02 1.00-1.06 0.048
Male (%) 349/698 (50%) 49/68 (72%) 0.0005 2.45 1.39-4.30 0.002
Thoracic fold 16.4 18.4 0.03 1.05 1.01-1.08 0.01
Operator effect 299/698 (43%) 40/68 (59%) 0.01 2.12 1.28-2.12 0.005
Cholesterol (mmol/L) 5.7 5.2 0.0002 0.58 0.44-0.76 <0.0001
Weight (kg) 69.4 73.2 0.04 Not Included final model NS
Waist circumference 83 87 0.005 Not Included final model NS
Body mass index 24.6 25.1 0.28 Not Included final model NS
ALT 24.7 28.2 0.007 Not Included final model NS
Fasting Glucose (mmol/L) 5.3 5.6 0.01 Not Included final model NS
HDL-cholesterol (mmol/L) 0.61 0.55 0.002 Not Included final model NS
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 1.2 1.2 0.81 Not Included final model NS
SteatoTest 0.31 0.36 0.04 Not Included final model NS