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Table 1 Diagnosis made using culture results and Treatment given

From: Sputum smear negative pulmonary tuberculosis: sensitivity and specificity of diagnostic algorithm

Treatment given Culture +ve
(n = 127)
Culture -ve
(n = 286)
Total
(n = 413)
Ant-TB 66(51.9) 107(37.4) 173(41.8)
Antibiotics without anti-TB 61(48.1) 179(62.6) 240(58.2)