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Table 5 Summary of MTB cases and RIF-resistant cases 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

  Rifampicin Total
Resistant Sensitive
Sex
 Male No. 86 163 249
% 34.5 65.5 100
 Female No. 80 265 345
% 23.8 76.2 100
Total No. 166 428 594
% 27.9 72.1 100