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Table 2 Expected partners’ reaction for HIV positive test result among pregnant women attending antenatal care in health facilities of Gondar town, North West Ethiopia, 2011

From: Women’s expectation of partner’s violence on HIV disclosure for prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV in North West Ethiopia

Expected partner’s reaction on HIV test disclosure n = 400
Any negative reaction 314 (78.5%)
Insult me 51 (12.8%)
Psychological harassment 38 (9.5%)
Physical violence 27 (6.8%) 90
Marriage disruption 90 (22.5%)
Stop financial support 108 (27.0%)
Any positive reaction 86 (21.5%)
Accept me without complain 45 (11.3%)
Emotional support 17 (4.3%)
Strengthen relationship 24 (6.0%)