TABLE 3

Kidney colonization is the strongest predictor of bacteremia in mice with low urine CFU counts

VariableOdds ratioaP value95% CI
Kidney colonization35.7150.013b2.146–594.411
IL-230.1400.1260.011–1.737
CXCL5 (LIX)0.0720.0740.004–1.293
  • a By logistic regression for association with bacteremia in mice with low urine colonization.

  • b Factor remains significant when the model is applied to the full data set.