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Table 3 Age group versus indications

From: Major limb amputations: A tertiary hospital experience in northwestern Tanzania

Age group Diabetic foot Trauma PVD Malignancy PBC Iatrogenic Congenital limb deformity Total
0-10 - - - - 3(1.9 %) 2(1.2 %) 1(0.6 %) 6(3.7)
11-20 - 14(8.6 %) - 3(1.9 %) - - - 17(10.5 %
21-30 - 31(19.1 %) - 4(2.5 %) - - - 35(21.6 %)
31-40 2(1.2 %) 10(6.2 %) - - - - - 12(7.4 %)
41-50 36(22.2 %) 1(0.6 %) 3(1.9 %) 3(1.9 %) - - - 43(26.5 %)
51-60 24(14.8 %) 3(1.9 %) 4(2.5 %) - - - - 31(19.1 %)
61-70 6(3.7 %) 2(1.2 %) 3(1.9 %) 2(1.2 %) - - - 13(8.0 %)
>70 - 1(0.6 %) 4(2.5 %) - - - - 5(3.1 %)
Total 68(41.9 %) 62(38.4 %) 14(8.6) 12(7.4 %) 3(1.9 %) 2(1.2 %) 1(0.6 %) 162(100 %)