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Table 3 The associated co-morbidities seen among patients

From: Under-five Protein Energy Malnutrition Admitted at the University of In Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu: a 10 year retrospective review

Co-morbidity Frequency
(%)
Diarrhea 48 (72.2)
Malaria 29 (43.9)
Sepsis 25 (37.9)
Severe anaemia 16 (24.2)
Bronchopneumonia. 11 (16.7)
HIV 9 (13.6)
Tuberculosis 8 (12.1)
Scabies 2 (3.0)
Chronic suppurative otitis media 1 (1.5)
Rickets 1 (1.5)
Keratomalacia 1 (1.5)
  1. The table shows the associated co-morbidities noted in the patients.