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Table 1 Study participant’s demographic and clinical characteristics of TB suspects

From: Performance of point-of-care urine test in diagnosing tuberculosis suspects with and without HIV infection in selected peripheral health settings of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Characteristics Number Percentage
Sex
 Female 54 44
 Male 68 56
Age (year)
 Adults <65 112 92
 Adults ≥65 10 8
CD4 count (cells/µL)
 CD4 < 200 24 20
 CD4 ≥ 200 98 80
BMI category (kg/m2)
 BMI < 18.5 38 30.1
 18.5 < BMI < 24.99 69 56.6
 BMI ≥25 15 12.3
HIV status
 Positive 21 17.2
 Negative 101 82.8
Sign and symptoms for TB
 Current cough ≥2 weeks 122 100
 Bloody cough 26 21
 Fever 89 73
 Weight loss 82 67
 Chest pain 98 80
 Feeling tired 100 82
 Night sweats 85 70
 Breath shortness 77 63