Volume 22, Number 3—March 2016
Improved Detection of Tuberculosis and Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis among Tibetan Refugees, India
|Results||No. (%) cases|
|Sputum AFB positive||31 (32.3)|
|Sputum AFB negative, Xpert MTB/RIF positive||34 (35.4)|
|Sputum AFB negative, Xpert MTB/RIF negative||16 (16.7)|
|Extrapulmonary TB (no sputum sample available)||15 (15.6)|
*AFB, acid fast bacilli; MTB, Mycobacterium tuberculosis; RIF, rifampin; TB, tuberculosis.
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