Table 3

Distribution of the chest abnormalities among the patients infected with Uganda genotype and non-Uganda genotypes
Chest X-ray abnormalities Number Uganda genotype Non-Uganda genotypes
Lobar/segmental consolidation 6 (12.8%) 5 (83%) 1 (17%)
Cavitation 2 (4.3%) 0 (0%) 2 (100%)
Fibro nodular lesions 4 (8.5%) 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
Pleural effusion 7 (14.9%) 2 (29%) 5 (71%)
Hilar and Mediastinal lymph nodes 12 (25.5%) 5 (42%) 7 (58%)
Linear interstitial disease 7 (14.9%) 1 (14%) 6 (86%)
Miliary disease* 9* (19.1%) 5 (56%) 4 (44%)

*7 patients are HIV positive, while the remaining 2 patients’ sero-status was unknown.

Wamala et al.

Wamala et al. BMC Clinical Pathology 2014 14:14   doi:10.1186/1472-6890-14-14

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