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Table 2 Univariate analysis of potential factors associated with a diagnosis of definite TBM; definite TBM = 44; not definite TBM = 47

From: Diagnostic features of tuberculous meningitis: a cross-sectional study

Factor (+) in definite TBM (n = 44) (-) in definite TBM (n = 44) Crude odds ratio 95% C. I. P value
New-onset seizure 14 13 1·04 0·38-2·86 0·93
New-onset neurologic deficit 24 21 0·45 1·19-2·93 0·76
Presence of PTB 15 10 1·72 0·60-4·98 0·26
Lymphocytic pleocytosis 32 18 3·56 1·32-9·74 0·005
Decreased glucose 33 21 3·00 1·10-8·30 0·017
Increased protein 40 30 4·89 1·12-24·43 0·015