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Table 3 Prevalence of urinary symptoms and hygienic conditions for tannery workers and control group

From: Prevalence of urinary symptoms and infections among traditional tannery workers in the Fez city of Morocco: case–control study

Urinary symptomsa Tannery workers n (%) Control group n (%) p-value
Dysuria 80 (36.4) 4 (1.8)  < 0.001
Incontinence 18 (8.2) 16 (7.3) 0.430
Nocturia (≥ 3 time/night) 15 (6.8) 38 (17.3) 0.001
Toilet break access (time/day)    0.021
 0 0 (0) 6 (2.7)
 12 112 (50.9) 125 (56.8)
 3 59 (26.8) 54 (24.5)
  ≥ 4 49 (22.3) 35 (15.9)
Use tissue/water after toilet    0.002
 Yes 194 (88.2) 211(95.9)
 No 26 (11.8) 9 (4.1)
  1. aSubjects may have more than one urinary symptom