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From: High prevalence and heterogeneity of Dysglycemia in patients with tuberculosis from Peru: a prospective cohort study

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TB-diabetes comorbidity is associated with increased mycobacterial loads in sputum smears, but in frequency of TB-related symptoms. a Prevalence of indicated TB-related symptoms was compared between TB patients with diabetes (TBDM), prediabetes or normoglycemia. b Frequency of TB patients with different AFB smear grades in sputum classified according to glycemic status as indicated. Data were analyzed using the Pearson’s chi-square test

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