Table 3: Physical findings of the patients.

Risk factorFrequency (%)

MurmurYes10(19.2)
No42(80.8)
Elevated JVPYes14(26.9)
No38(73.1)
Pleural effusionYes17(32.7)
No35(67.3)
Palpable/ballotable spleenYes21(40.4)
No31(59.6)
Palpable/ballotable liverYes13(25)
No39(75)
Peripheral edemaYes25(48.1)
No27(51.9)
IcterusYes8(15.4)
No44(84.6)
Axillary hair lossYes6(11.5)
No46(88.5)
GynecomastiaYes1(1.9)
No51(98.1)