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Table 2 Demographic and clinical characteristics of children with TB in Accra, June 2010 to December 2013

From: Childhood tuberculosis and treatment outcomes in Accra: a retrospective analysis

Characteristic Number (%)
Sex
 Male 113 (52.6)
 Female 102 (47.4)
Age years
 <1 31 (14.4)
 1–4 88 (40.9)
 5–9 50 (23.3)
 10–14 46 (21.4)
TB Type
 Clinically diagnosed pulmonary TB 79 (36.4)
 Extra-pulmonary 37 (17.1)
 Smear positive PTB 101 (46.5)
HIV status
 Negative 117 (54.7)
 Positive 97 (45.3)
Facility
 Children’s Hospital 102 (46.6)
 General Hospitals 66 (30.1)
 Specialized Hospitals 36 (16.4)
 Polyclinics 15 (6.9)