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Table 1 Demographic information of the studied population of 90 HIV-infected patients at risk of LTBI

From: Interferon-γ release assay as a sensitive diagnostic tool of latent tuberculosis infection in patients with HIV: a cross-sectional study

  Frequency (n) Percentage(%)
Sex
 Female 39 43.3
 Male 51 56.7
BCG vaccination
 No 04 4.4
 Yes 86 95.5
BCG scar
 No 04 4.4
 Yes 86 95.5
Comorbidities
 No 36 30
 Yes 54 60
ART
 No 6 6.6
 Yes 84 93.3
Risk of infection for TB
 High 69 76.6
 Low 21 23.3
  1. HIV Human immunodeficiency vírus, LTBI Latent tuberculosis infection, BCG Bacillus Calmette-Guérin, ART antiretroviral therapy, TB Tuberculosis