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Table 2 Bivariate analysis of factors associated with the ETD score

From: Is there a relationship between Eustachian tube dysfunction and nasal septal deviation in a sample of the Lebanese population?

Variable ETD score
Gender
 Male 30.90 ± 4.57
 Female 26.19 ± 5.74
p 0.003
Allergies
 No 28.53 ± 5.96
 Yes 28.11 ± 3.98
p 0.716
Smoking
 No 28.81 ± 5.94
 Yes 27.96 ± 5.36
p 0.332
Septal deviation
 Right 26.88 ± 6.00
 Left 30.41 ± 4.67
p 0.03
Side symptoms
 Right 29.97 ± 5.59
 Left 30.07 ± 5.42
p 0.035
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
 No 28.73 ± 5.63
 Yes 25.00 ± 4.53
p 0.153
  Correlation coefficients
Age r = −0.045; p = 0.733
Altitude r = 0.265; p = 0.041
Right TPP (daPa) r = −0.176; p = 0.217
Left TPP (daPa) r = −0.496; p < 0.001
  1. Numbers in bold indicate significant p-values.