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Table 5 Significant association of HLA-DQB1 genotypes with predisposition/protection in RF patients

From: HLA class II associations with rheumatic heart disease among clinically homogeneous patients in children in Latvia

DQB1 RF (n = 70) % Controls (n = 100) % Odds ratio P (Fisher)
*0201-2/*0201-2 1 1.4 3 3 0.28 <0.001
*0201-2/*0602-8 4 5.7 8 8 0.71 <0.34
*0301/*0302 7 10 2 2 5.44 <0.05
*0302/*0303 3 4.3 1 1 4.43 <0.02
*0302/*0601 2 2.9 1 1 2.91 <0.01
*0302/*0602-8 3 4.3 2 2 2.19 <0.01
*0303/*0602-8 1 1.4 6 6 0.22 <0.01
  1. Boldface type highlights statistically significant associations for patients vs controls. RF, rheumatic fever.