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Table 2 Site of PR by ethnicity

From: Determinants of treatment-related paradoxical reactions during anti-tuberculosis therapy: a case control study

Site of PRa Number of patients by ethnicity (percentage of total ethnic group with PR)
Black East Asian Other South Asian White
Total 32 (100 %) 6 (100 %) 3 (100 %) 33 (100 %) 8 (100 %)
Chestb 15 (47 %) 1 (17 %) 6 (18 %) 1 (13 %)
Systemic Symptomsc 13 (40 %) 1 (17 %) 2 (6 %) 4 (50 %)
Abdominal 6 (19 %) 1 (13 %)
Brain 2 (6 %)
Peripheral lymph nodes 8 (25 %) 4 (67 %) 3 (100 %) 25 (76 %) 4 (50 %)
Other 2 (6 %) 1 (17 %) 1 (33 %) 1 (3 %) 3 (38 %)
  1. aPR may occur at more than one site for each patient, so percentages do not sum to 100 %
  2. bPulmonary, pleural, and mediastinal lymph nodes
  3. cSystemic symptoms are persistent fever and persistent night sweats