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Table 21 Comparison of mean hospital stay by urinary characteristics

From: Serologic and urinary characteristics of laboratory-confirmed genitourinary tuberculosis at a tertiary hospital in the Philippines

Characteristic Category Hospital length of stay (in days) p value
Mean Standard Deviation
Acidic pH Yes 14.3 11.8 0.745
No 14.3 13.5
Low specific gravity Yes 13.3 9.9 0.724
No 14.8 13.8
Proteinuria None 14.6 8.0 0.145
Trace 8.5 5.5
1+ 15.3 15.9
2+ 14.4 8.7
3+ 26.0 38.3
Hematuria Yes 12.9 8.2 0.709
No 15.7 15.8
Pyuria Yes 14.0 12.7 0.679
No 14.9 12.8
Both hematuria and pyuria Yes 12.7 8.2 0.609
No 15.7 15.4
Casts Yes 15.6 16.7 0.722
No 14.1 11.8
Crystals Yes 10.3 3.2 0.693
No 14.5 12.9