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Table 2 Urethral gonorrhoea in partner 1, and associations with gonococcal infections by anatomic site in partner 2

From: Concordance of gonorrhoea of the rectum, pharynx and urethra in same-sex male partnerships attending a sexual health service in Melbourne, Australia

  P2   % + ve (95% CI) Crude OR (95% CI) Adjusted ORa (95% CI)
Urethra -ve Urethra +ve Total
P1 Urethra -ve 926 31 957 3.2% (2.2 to 4.6) Ref Ref
Urethra +ve 31 2 33 6.1% (0.7 to 20.2) 1.9 0.3
  Total 957 33 990 3.3% (2.3 to 4.6) (0.4 to 8.4) (0.1 to 1.8)
  P2   % + ve (95% CI) Crude OR (95% CI) Adjusted ORa (95% CI)
Pharynx -ve Pharynx +ve Total
P1 Urethra -ve 942 15 957 1.6% (0.9 to 2.6) Ref Ref
Urethra +ve 22 11 33 33.3% (18.0 to 51.8) 31.4*** 4.6*
  Total 964 26 990 2.6% (1.7 to 3.8) (13.0 to 76.1) (1.2 to 17.1)
  P2   % + ve (95% CI) Crude OR (95% CI) Adjusted ORa (95% CI)
Rectum -ve Rectum +ve Total
P1 Urethra -ve 931 26 957 2.7% (1.8 to 4.0) Ref Ref
Urethra +ve 11 22 33 66.7% (48.2 to 82.0) 71.6*** 48.1***
  Total 942 48 990 4.8% (3.6 to 6.4) (31.5 to 162.9) (18.3 to 126.7)
  1. These analyses include only participants who were tested at both the rectum and pharynx
  2. aadjusted for gonorrhoea at other anatomic sites in partner 2, and for consistent condom use for insertive penile-anal sex with partner 2
  3. *p < 0.05
  4. **p < 0.01
  5. ***p < 0.001
  6. Abbreviations: P1, “partner 1”; P2, “partner 2”; CI, confidence interval; OR, odds ratio; aOR