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Table 2 Frequency of moderate-to-severe adverse events by HIV infection status

From: Occurrence and clinical management of moderate-to-severe adverse events during drug-resistant tuberculosis treatment: a retrospective cohort study

  Frequency of moderate-to-severe adverse events
Adverse events HIV infected HIV uninfected
Tinnitus 9 6
Joint pain 7 0
Decreased hearing 8 4
Nausea 5 1
Headache 3 1
Fatigue 5 1
Abdominal pain 5 1
Dizziness 3 0
Rash 3 0
Vomiting 3 0
Diarrhea 2 1
Neuropathy 2 1
Fever 0 0
Vision changes 0 2
Depression 1 0
Psychosis 1 1
Tremors 1 1
Constipation 0 0
Total number of adverse events 58 20
Median number of adverse events 3 1
  1. Difference in median (3–1) = 2. p = 0.01 (Mann–Whitney/Wilcoxon Two-Sample Test).