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Table 3 Health status of adult TB patients in some selected public health facilities of Addis Ababa, 2014

From: Prevalence and associated factors of undernutrition among adult tuberculosis patients in some selected public health facilities of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variables Frequency Percent
Ever heard of TB   
 Yes 324 90
 No 36 10
Types of TB   
 Pulmonary TB 259 71.9
 Extra pulmonary TB 101 28.1
Duration on anti TB   
  < =4 weeks 232 64.4
 5-8 Weeks 128 35.6
Functional Status   
 Working 143 39.7
 Ambulatory 215 58.9
 Bed ridden 5 1.4
Eating Problem   
 Yes 59 16.4
 No 301 83.6
Feel sad or depressed   
 Yes 80 22.2
 No 280 77.8
Chronic illness(N = 91)   
 HIV/AIDS 74 83.1
 Diabetes 10 11.2
 Hypertension 6 6.7
 Cancer 1 1.1
HIV/AIDS   
 Yes 74 20.6
 No 286 79.4