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Table 2 Prevalence of respiratory symptoms among textile workers

From: Assessment of respiratory dust exposure and lung functions among workers in textile mill (Thamine), Myanmar: a cross-sectional study

Respiratory symptoms Frequency (%)
Respiratory symptoms
 Absent 98 (47.3)
 Present 109 (52.7)
Cough
 Absent 189 (91.3)
 Present 18 (8.7)
Phlegm
 Absent 163 (78.7)
 Present 44 (21.3)
Cough with phlegm
 Absent 188 (90.8)
 Present 19 (9.2)
Rhinitis
 Absent 174 (84.1)
 Present 33 (15.9)
Wheezing
 Absent 186 (89.9)
 Present 21 (10.1)
Breathlessness
 Absent 136 (65.7)
 Present 71 (34.3)
Chest illness
 Absent 197 (95.2)
 Present 10 (4.8)