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Table 2 Types of ocular complications among children with nephrotic syndrome at Mulago National Referral Hospital

From: Prevalence and predictors of ocular complications among children undergoing nephrotic syndrome treatment in a resource-limited setting

Complications Frequency (n) Proportion (%) 95%Confidence Interval
Hypertrichosis 71 71 61.1–79.6
Refractive Errors 56 56 45.7–65.9
Allergic conjunctivitis 37 37 27.6–47.2
Elevated IOP 16 16 9.4–24.7
Bacterial conjunctivitis 10 10 4.9–17.6
Blepharitis 10 10 4.9–17.6
Hordeolums 2 2 0.2–7.0
Corneal scar 1 1 0.02–5.4
Cataract 1 1 0.02–5.4
Optic disc pallor 1 1 0.02–5.4
  1. IOP Intraocular pressure
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