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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of the recruited subjects

From: TLR2 polymorphisms, Arg753Gln and Arg677Trp, are not associated with increased burden of tuberculosis in Indian patients

  Patients Controls
No. of subjects 100 100
Age (yrs): (Mean ± SD) 42.52 ± 20.94 35.78 ± 16.56
Male/Female 64/36 72/28
Past h/o TB 7 0
Family h/o TB (other than index case) 6 3
Duration of illness (months): (Mean ± SD) 19.2 ± 3.5  
Pulmonary TB 80  
   < 3 lobes involved (%) 52 (65)  
   ≥ 3 lobes involved (%) 28 (35)  
Extra-pulmonary TB 20