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Table 3 Pattern of co-morbidities among HIV co-infected MDR-TB patients at Sizwe Hospital, Johannesburg

From: Treatment outcomes in multidrug resistant tuberculosis-human immunodeficiency virus Co-infected patients on anti-retroviral therapy at Sizwe Tropical Disease Hospital Johannesburg, South Africa

Comorbidities N (%)
Diabetes 15 (9.4)
Hypertension 18 (11.2)
Congestive heart failure 11 (6.9)
Kidney diseases 12 (7.5)
Cerebrovascular diseases 13 (8.1)
Epilepsy 13 (8.1)
Severe sepsis 29 (18.1)
DVT 14 (8.8)
COADs 10 (6.2)
Chronic liver Disease 3 (1.9)
Cancers 2 (1.3)
Others 20 (12.5)
  1. N: Total number in each group; %: percentage in each category
  2. DVT Deep venous thrombosis
  3. COAD Chronic obstructive airway diseases