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Table 3 Presumed causes of death

From: Survival of HIV infected patients on maintenance hemodialysis in Cameroon: a comparative study

Causes of death All patients
N = 34
n (%)
HIV-
N = 12
n (%)
HIV+
N = 22
n (%)
p value
Sepsis 14 (41.2) 6 (50.0) 8 (36.4) 0.440
Tuberculosis 4 (11.8) 0 (0.0) 4 (18.2) 0.273
Withdrawal from Dialysis 4 (11.8) 0 (0.0) 4 (18.2) 0.273
Gastro intestinal bleeding 4 (11.8) 3 (25.0) 1 (4.5) 0.115
Hemorrragic stroke 1 (2.9) 0 (0.0) 1 (4.5) 1
Pulmonary edema 1(2.9) 0(0.0) 1(4.5) 1
Cancer of the kidney 1(2.9) 0(0.0) 1(4.5) 1
Undetermined 5 (14.7) 3 (25.0) 2(9.0) 0.677