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Table 2 Relative odds ratios (OR) and 95 % confidence intervals (CI) for selected variables, adjusted for race

From: Chronic vulvar pain in a cohort of post-menopausal women: Atrophy or Vulvodynia?

  Current Chronic Vulvar Pain vs none Past/Short-term Vulvar Pain vs none
Variable OR (95 % CI) P OR (95 % CI) P
Categorical BMI     
 <25 kg/m2 REF -- REF --
 25-<30 kg/m2 0.96 (0.22, 4.13) 0.34 0.36 (0.14, 0.95) .21
 > = 30 kg/m2 0.30 (0.07, 1.35) 0.12 0.36 (0.16, 0.81) .01
Currently Use HT     
 Yes 7.12 (1.27, 39.94) 0.03 10.24 (3.42, 30.68) < .01
 No REF -- REF --
Ever Use HT     
 Yes 1.79 (0.63, 5.13) 0.28 2.93 (1.59, 5.40) < .01
 No REF -- REF --
Sexually Active in Last 6 months.     
 Yes 2.17 (0.66, 7.11) 0.20 1.04 (0.54, 2.01) .90
 No REF -- REF --
Hysterectomy     
 Yes 0.91 (0.20, 4.23) 0.91 1.95 (0.96, 3.97) .07
 No REF -- REF --
Vaginal Dryness     
 0 days REF -- REF --
 1-5 days 5.47 (1.14, 26.12) 0.03 1.79 (0.78, 4.07) .17
 6-14 days 16.34 (4.53, 58.85) <0.01 2.22 (0.96, 5.16) .06
Vaginal Soreness     
 0 days REF -- REF --
 1-5 days 14.43 (2.95, 70.56) <0.01 2.46 (0.63, 9.68) .20
 6-14 days 28.28 (2.99, 267.5) <0.01 (Insufficient data) .99
Vaginal Irritation     
 0 days REF -- REF --
 1-5 days 3.30 (0.81, 13.42) 0.09 2.40 (1.07, 5.41) < .01
 6-14 days 12.60 (3.00, 52.86) 0.03 1.53 (0.31, 7.65) .60