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Table 1 Distribution of age and sex in PTB and EPTB groups

From: Comparative analysis of pulmonary and extrapulmonary tuberculosis of 411 cases

Age groups (years)   EPTB p Value   PTB p Value
Female Male Female Male
(n,%) (n,%) (n,%) (n,%)
<21 16 (37 %) 28 (63 %) 0.034* 22 (58 %) 16 (42 %) 0.007*
21-40 51 (55 %) 42 (45 %) 33 (38 %) 54 (62 %)
41-60 25 (57 %) 19 (43 %) 11 (23 %) 36 (77 %)
>60 14 (58 %) 10 (42 %) 18 (50 %) 18 (50 %)
  1. * statistically significant