Biomarker Unadjusted
Odds Ratio (95% CI)
Adjusted*
Odds Ratio (95% CI)
LSR<1  
CRP Quartiles  
<0.85 1.00 (ref) 1.00 (ref)
0.85-1.92 1.43 (1.08, 1.89) 1.09 (0.81, 1.46)
1.93-4.26 2.20 (1.69, 2.87) 1.49 (1.11, 1.99)
>4.26 2.85 (2.21, 3.69) 1.66 (1.23, 2.24)
IL-6 Quartiles  
<0.79 1.00 (ref) 1.00 (ref)
0.79-1.21 1.80 (1.35, 2.39) 1.48 (1.09, 2.00)
1.22-1.89 2.18 (1.66, 2.87) 1.62 (1.20, 2.20)
>1.89 2.88 (2.21, 3.76) 1.75 (1.28, 2.39)
Liver attenuation<40HU  
CRP Quartiles  
<0.85 1.00 (ref) 1.00 (ref)
0.85-1.92 1.34 (0.79, 2.28) 0.95 (0.55, 1.64)
1.93-4.26 3.08 (1.93, 4.93) 2.03 (1.23, 3.34)
>4.26 4.59 (2.92, 7.22) 2.51 (1.51, 4.18)
IL-6 Quartiles  
<0.79 1.00 (ref) 1.00 (ref)
0.79-1.21 1.56 (0.94, 2.60) 1.25 (0.74, 2.12)
1.22-1.89 2.42 (1.52, 3.87) 1.76 (1.06, 2.92)
>1.89 4.01 (2.57, 6.26) 2.41 (1.44, 4.03)
Table 3b: Association of Quartiles CRP and IL-6 with NAFLD defined by dichotomous liver-to-spleen ratio and liver attenuation <40 HU