Table 5

Physical ailments suggestive of HIV infection (n = 186)
Question Received training Yes n Yes % No n No %
Symptoms or combination of physical ailments alerting HIV infection
Skin lesions Yes 68 64.8% 37 35.2%
No 45 64.3% 25 35.7%
Diarrhoea or vomiting Yes 69 65.7% 36 34.3%
No 44 62.9% 26 37.1%
TB Yes 60 57.1% 45 42.9%
No 46 65.7% 24 34.3%
Epilepsy Yes 24 22.9% 81 77.1%
No 17 24.3% 53 76.0%
Bewitchment Yes 9 8.6% 96 91.4%
No 16 22.9% 54 77.1%
Red spots on back of neck Yes 22 21.0% 83 79.0%
No 18 26.0% 52 74.3%
Body wounds Yes 55 52.4% 50 47.6%
No 36 51.4% 34 48.6%

George et al.

George et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2013 13:45   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-13-45

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