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Table 4 Causes of death (n = 178)

From: Survival rates and causes of death in Vietnamese chronic hemodialysis patients

Causes of death Number of patient Percentage (%)
Stroke 43 24.2
Heart failure 28 15.7
Myocardial infarction 11 6.2
Infections with etiologies from 33 18.5
 Respiratory system 16  
 Gastrology 6  
 Urology 3  
 Others 8  
Other causesa 21 11.8
Unknown causes 42 23.6
  1. aLiver cirrhosis, malignancy, tuberculosis, and transportation accident