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Table 4 Modes of death among patients who died of non-tuberculosis-related cause

From: Clinical profiles of early and tuberculosis-related mortality in South Korea between 2015 and 2017: a cross-sectional study

Categories Non-TB-related death (n = 2791)
Acute respiratory failure 528 (18.9%)
Pneumonia 521 (18.7%)
Malignant neoplasm 487 (17.4%)
Septic shock 303 (10.9%)
Sudden cardiac death 242 (8.7%)
Multi-organ failure 168 (6.0%)
Acute kidney injury 60 (2.1%)
Acute hepatic failure 44 (1.6%)
Cerebrovascular disease 34 (1.2%)
Gastrointestinal bleeding 19 (0.7%)
Others internal causes 48 (1.7%)
External cause 35 (1.3%)
Senility 81 (2.9%)
Unknown 221 (7.9%)
  1. TB tuberculosis