TABLE 4

IL-1β, CXCL1 (KC), and MCP are predictive of kidney colonization

VariableOdds ratioaP value95% CI
IL-1β10.0280.0650.865–116.302
CXCL1 (KC)13.7060.004b2.291–82.028
MCP0.1620.038b0.029–0.904
  • a By logistic regression for association with kidney colonization.

  • b Factor remains significant when this model is applied to predicting severe disease (kidney colonization and/or bacteremia).