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Table 1 HIV testing and HIV serostatus in relation to TB type, sex and age

From: Treatment outcomes of adult patients with recurrent tuberculosis in relation to HIV status in Zimbabwe: a retrospective record review

Variable Number registered Number (%) HIV tested ǂP-value Number (%) HIV-positive P-value
All patients 225 159 (71) - 135 (85) -
Type of TB*      
   Relapse 103 72 (70) 0.476 64 (89) 0.052
   Treatment after default 32 20 (63)   14 (70)  
   Retreatment other 90 67 (74)   57 (85)  
Sex      
   Female 90 75 (83) 0.001 66 (88) 0.357
   Male 135 84 (62)   69 (82)  
Age group      
   < 25 16 11 (69) 0.039 10 (91) > 0.99
   25 - 44 147 99 (67)   83 (84)  
   45 - 54 39 34 (87)   29 (85)  
   ≥ 55 23 15 (65)   13 (87)  
  1. TB tuberculosis, HIV human immunodeficiency syndrome