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Table 6 Presenting symptoms in cases with HIV-abdominal TB (N = 200)

From: Role of routine abdominal ultrasonography in intensified tuberculosis case finding algorithms at HIV clinics in high TB burden settings

Presenting symptoma No. of patients (%)
Weight loss 135 (72.5)
Fever 128 (64)
Cough 96 (48)
Diarrhoea 94 (42)
Abdominal Pain 60 (30)
Breathlessness 52 (26)
Loss of appetite 45 (22.5)
  1. aMore than two symptoms were seen in 64.5% cases