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Table 2 Top ten in combination clusters with multimorbidity

From: Age, sex, residence, and region-specific differences in prevalence and patterns of multimorbidity among older Chinese: evidence from Chinese Longitudinal Healthy Longevity Survey

Rank Dyads of morbidity Triads of morbidity
Combination n (%) Combination n (%)
1 HTN + CVD 2516(16.5) HTN + CVD + AD 975(6.4)
2 HTN + AD 2149(14.1) HTN + CVD + VI 682(4.5)
3 CVD + AD 1473(9.6) HTN + CVD + DM 663(4.3)
4 HTN + VI 1341(8.8) HTN + CVD + RA 646(4.2)
5 HTN + RA 1254(8.2) HTN + AD + RA 526(3.4)
6 HTN + DM 1233(8.0) HTN + AD + VI 482(3.2)
7 CVD + VI 962(6.3) HTN + VI + RA 471(3.1)
8 AD + RA 924(6.0) HTN + AD + DM 470(3.1)
9 CVD + RA 896(5.9) HTN + CVD + RD 464(3.0)
10 HTN + RD 824(5.4) HTN + CVD + DL 409(2.7)
  1. Abbreviations: HTN hypertension, CVD cardiovascular diseases, AD affective disorders, VI vision impairment, RA rheumatoid arthritis, DM diabetes, RD respiratory diseases, DL dyslipidemia