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Table 4 Systemic diseases encountered in EPTB and PTB patients

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

Systemic disease Group
  EPTB (number, %) PTB (number, %)
Diabetes mellitus 9 (0.04 %) 2 (0.01 %)
Chronic renal failure 8 (0.04 %) 9 (0.04 %)
COPD 3 (0.01 %) 6 (0.03 %)
Hypertension 3 (0.01 %) 4 (0.02 %)
Congestive heart failure 3 (0.01 %) 2 (0.01 %)
Lymphoma 3 (0.01 %) 1 (<0.01 %)
HIV positivity - 1 (<0.01 %)
  1. EPTB extrapulmonary tuberculosis, PTB pulmonary tuberculosis, COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disease