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Table 1 Risk factors associated with urethra/rectum MG infection

From: The prevalence of urethral and rectal Mycoplasma genitalium among men who have sex with men in China, a cross-sectional study

Characteristic Percentage with characteristic MG infection number (%) Crude odds ratio (95% CI), P value Adjusted odds ratio (95% CI), P value
Urethral MG     
Sexual partners     
 Only men or predominantly men 346 (89.4) 8 (2.3) 1  
 Almost equally or predominantly women 41 (10.6) 4 (9.8) 4.57 (1.31–15.90), 0.017* 7.16 (1.89–27.13), 0.004
Unprotected anal intercourse in the past 6 mo     
 No 273 (71.5) 6 (2.2) 1  
 Yes 109 (28.5) 8 (7.3) 3.53 (1.19–10.41), 0.023* 4.80 (1.40–16.47), 0.013
Rectal MG     
HIV Infection     
 Yes 16 (4.0) 3 (18.8) 4.49 (1.18–17.12), 0.028  
 No 389 (96.0) 19 (5.1) 1  
  1. *included in multivariable analysis.