Re: [R] fisher exact for > 2x2 table

From: viostorm <rob.schutt_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2011 13:23:46 -0700 (PDT)

I have read the help page, or at least ?fisher.exact

I looked a bit on the Internet I guess it is applicable to > 2x2. I had spoken to a biostatistician here who is quite excellent and was adamant with me I could not do > 2x2.

I found this:

http://mathworld.wolfram.com/FishersExactTest.html

Does anyone know specifically how R is calculating this?

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