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Table 2 Knowledge of tuberculosis in those coughing

From: Health seeking behaviour, health system experience and tuberculosis case finding in Gambians with cough

Knowledge question Number (%)
Heard of TB 91 (79.1)
Signs/Symptoms of TB  
   Cough 53 (46.0)
   Fever 10 (8.7)
   Weight loss 24 (20.9)
   Sweats 0
Cause of TB  
   Don't know 87 (75.7)
   Germ 11 (9.6)
   God 11 (9.6)
   Dirt 4(3.5)
   Spirit 2 (1.7)
TB is transmissible  
   Yes 92 (80.0)
   No 2 (1.7)
   Don't know 21 (18.3)
TB is curable  
   Yes 93 (80.9)
   No 3 (2.8)
   Don't know 19 (6.5)