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Table 5 Factors associated with unfavorable treatment outcome among extrapulmonary tuberculosis patients registered at Bahawal Victoria Hospital from 2015 to 2017: simple logistic regression analysis

From: Treatment outcomes of extrapulmonary tuberculosis in Bahawalpur, Pakistan; a record review

Variables Unfavorable outcome OR 95% CI
No
n (%)
Yes
n (%)
Female
No 240 (37.5) 88 (13.8) 1
Yes 223 (34.8) 89 (13.9) 1.08 .770–1.539
Age (years)* 1.0 .991–1.014
Distance from home (Km)
<  5 km    1  
6 − 25 km 186 (29.1) 64 (10) .84 .589–1.207
26 − 50 km 137 (21.4) 65 (10.2) 1.40 .959–1.989
>  50 km 69 (10.8) 32 (5) 1.26 .795–1.997
Body weight at start of treatment (Kg)* 1.0 .987–1.012
Body weight at end of treatment (Kg)* .98 .946–1.024
Pleural TB
No 316 (49.5) 111 (17.3) 1  
Yes 146 (22.8) 66 (10.3) 1.29 .899–1.855
Lymphatic TB
No 329 (51.4) 142 (22.2) 1  
Yes 134 (20.9) 35 (5.5) .61 .397–.922
Abdominal TB
No 404 (63.1) 157 (24.5) 1  
Yes 59 (9.2) 20 (3.1) .87 .509–1.496
Bone/joint/spinal TB
No 448 (70) 172 (26.9) 1  
Yes 15 (2.3) 5 (0.8) .87 .311–2.425
Meningeal TB
No 443 (69.2) 160 (25) 1  
Yes 20 (3.1) 17 (2.7) 2.35 1.203–4.605
Skin TB
No 460 (71.9) 174 (27.2) 1  
Yes 3 (0.5) 3 (0.5) 2.64 .529–13.223
  1. *Entered as continuous variable