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Table 4 HIV co-infection in MTB-infected patients diagnosed using the Xpert® MTB/RIF assay, by sex

From: Evaluation of the Xpert® MTB/RIF assay and microscopy for the diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Namibia

  HIV STATUS Total
Positive Negative Unknown
Sex
 Male No. 159 45 45 249
% 63.9 18.1 18.1 100.0
 Female No. 182 92 71 345
% 52.8 26.7 20.5 100.0
Total No. 341 137 116 594
% 57.4 23.1 19.5 100.0