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Table 3 The distribution of patients based on their disease

From: Herbal medicine use by surgery patients in Hungary: a descriptive study

Disease The frequency of disease (n = 390 and %) Not using herbal medication (n = 362 and %) Using herbal medication
In the last two weeks (n = 14) Before the last two weeks (n = 14) Total (n = 28 and %)
Inflammation 32 (8.2 %) 31 (7.9 %) 1 0 1 (0.3 %)
Tumours 202 (51.8 %) 187 (47.9 %) 9 6 15 (3.8 %)
Endocrine 13 (3.3 %) 12 (3.1 %) 0 1 1 (0.3 %)
Other 118 (30.3 %) 110 (28.2 %) 4 4 8 (2.1 %)
Unknown 25 (6.4 %) 22 (5.6 %) 0 3 3 (0.8 %)