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Table 1 Baseline characteristics

From: Risk factors for recurrent tuberculosis after successful treatment in a high burden setting: a cohort study

n No recurrent tuberculosis Recurrent tuberculosis
298 35
Age in years (mean (SD)) 35.31 (11.36) 30.03 (8.55)
Male gender (%) 170 (57.0) 21 (60.0)
Married (%) 46 (15.4) 2 (5.7)
Education in years (%) 9.54 (2.63) 9.59 (2.77)
History of imprisonment (%) 18 (6.0) 4 (11.4)
Diabetes (%) 7 (2.3) 2 (5.7)
HIV (%) 206 (69.1) 22 (62.9)
Previous treatment for tuberculosis (%) 54 (18.1) 4 (11.4)
Sputum AFB smear grade
 Scanty (%) 21 (7.0) 2 (5.7)
 1+ (%) 69 (23.2) 6 (17.1)
 2+ (%) 34 (11.4) 4 (11.4)
 3+ (%) 48 (16.1) 13 (37.1)
Clonal mixed TB infection (%) 27 (9.1) 3 (8.6)
Polyclonal mixed TB infection (%) 39 (13.1) 8 (22.9)