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Table 5 Multivariable analysis of reoperation

From: Endoscopic repair of primary versus recurrent male unilateral inguinal hernias: Are there differences in the outcome?

Parameter p value Category OR 95 % CI
EHS scrotal 0.011 Yes versus no 2.266 1.204 4.264
BMI (5-point OR) 0.014   0.745 0.589 0.942
Operation 0.019 Primary versus recurrent 0.630 0.428 0.927
Defect size 0.021 II (1.5–3 cm) versus I (<1.5 cm) 1.317 0.793 2.188
III (>3 cm) versus I (<1.5 cm) 1.970 1.130 3.436
Age (10-year OR) 0.047   1.122 1.001 1.257
Risk factors 0.083 Yes versus no 1.337 0.963 1.858
ASA score 0.083 II versus I 0.821 0.563 1.197
III/IV versus I 1.263 0.759 2.103
EHS femoral 0.462 Yes versus no 1.405 0.568 3.480
EHS lateral 0.735 Yes versus no 1.082 0.686 1.704
EHS medial 0.798 Yes versus no 0.946 0.620 1.445