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Table 3 Sites of involvement in EPTB

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

Site Number (%)
Lymph nodes 80 (39.4 %)
Pleura 48 (23.6 %)
Peritoneum 20 (9.9 %)
Bone 15 (7.4 %)
Meninges 11 (5.4 %)
Urinary system 11 (5.4 %)
Breast 7 (3.4 %)
Pericardium 4 (2 %)
Other sites (GI tract, eye, etc.) 7 (3.4 %)
  1. EPTB extrapulmonary tuberculosis, GI gastrointestinal