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Table 2 Clinical characteristics and complications of patients with brucellosis

From: Epidemiological characteristics, clinical manifestations and laboratory findings in 850 patients with brucellosis in Heilongjiang Province, China

Variable No.(%)
Symptoms
 Fever 793 (93.3)
 Hyperhidrosis 384 (45.2)
 Fatigue 328 (38.6)
 Arthralgia 593 (69.8)
 Headache and Dizziness 153 (18.0)
 Anorexia 251 (29.5)
 Lose weight 68 (8.0)
Physical examinations
 Hepatomegaly 73 (8.6)
 Splenomegaly 289 (34.0)
 Hepatosplenomegaly 55 (6.5)
 Lymphadenectasis 91 (10.7)
Complications
 Arthrophlogosis 121 (14.2)
 Spondylitis 111 (13.1)
 Lumbar involved 105
 Thoracic vertebra involved 6
 Cervical vertebra involved 9
 Sacral vertebrae involved 4
 Epididymo-orchitis 50 (5.9)
 Pneumonia 40 (4.7)
 Meningitis 9 (1.1)
 Focal abscess 5 (0.6)
 Soft tissue inflammation 8 (0.9)
 Nerve involved 3 (0.4)
 Infective endocarditis 1 (0.1)