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Table 3 Top 10 diagnosis

From: Aetiologies and outcomes of patients with abdominal pain presenting to an emergency department of a tertiary hospital in Tanzania: a prospective cohort study

VariableTotal done
N = 199
AliveDead
Top 10 Final Diagnosisn (%)n/N (%)n/N (%)
Malignancy71 (35.7)55/71 (77.5)6/71 (22.5)
Intestinal obstruction11 (5.5)6/11 (54.5)5/11 (45.5)
Peptic ulcer disease9 (4.5)9/9 (100)0
Benign prostatic hypertrophy7 (3.5)7/7 (100)0
Chronic kidney disease7 (3.5)6/7 (85.7)1/7 (14.3)
Upper GI bleeding6 (3.0)5/6 (83.3)1/6 (16.7)
Incomplete abortion6 (3.0)6/6 (100)0
Peritonitis6 (3.0)4/6 (66.7)2/6 (33.3)
Gastritis6 (3.0)6/6 (100)0
Pelvic inflammatory disease5 (2.5)5/5 (100)0