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Table 3 The association of genotypes and alleles with pneumonia severity

From: The role of Tumor necrosis factor alpha −308 G>A promoter polymorphism in pediatric community acquired pneumonia

 Severe pneumonia (n = 9)Non-severe pneumonia (n = 36)p value
Genotype
 GG7 (77.8%)32 (88.9%)0.52
 AG1 (11.1%)1 (2.8%)
 AA1 (11.1%)3 (8.3%)
Dominant model
 AA+AG2 (22.2%)4 (11.1%)0.38
 GG7 (77.8%)32 (88.9%)
Recessive model
 GG+AG8 (88.9%)33 (91.7%)0.79
 AA1 (11.1%)3 (8.3%)
Allele
 A3 (16.6%)7 (9.7%)0.41
 G15 (83.3%)64 (90.2%)
  1. Severity according to PRES score, data is expressed as number (%)