Table 2: Risk factors for ascites among study participants.

Risk factorFrequency (%)

History of alcohol ingestionNone3(5.8)
Occasional38(73.1)
Frequent7(13.5)
Massive (Alcohol dependent)4(7.7)
History of multiple sexual partnersYes8(15.4)
No44(84.6)
Contact history to jaundiced patientYes2(3.8)
No50(96.2)
History of herbal medicine useNone24(46.2)
Smokable3(5.8)
Drinkable23(44.2)
Dabbable2(3.8)
Diabetes historyYes1(1.9)
No51(98.1)
History of blood transfusionYes4(7.7)
No48(92.3)