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Table 3 Treatment outcome by types of infection

From: The epidemiology of tuberculosis in Phuentsholing General Hospital: a six-year retrospective study

  PTB EPT All forms of TB
SPPT SNPT   Total
  n % N % n % n %
Completed 62 16.3 91 70.5 180 80.0 333 45.3
Cured 263 69.0 0 0 0 0 263 35.8
Defaulted 11 2.9 4 3.1 4 1.8 19 2.6
Died 7 1.8 4 3.1 4 1.8 15 2.0
Failure 11 2.9 1 0.8 1 0.4 13 1.8
Stopped 0 0 2 1.6 2 0.9 4 0.5
Transferred out 5 1.3 1 0.8 0 0 6 0.8
Unknown 22 5.8 26 20.2 34 15.1 82 11.2
Total 381 100.0 129 100.0 225 100.0 735 100.0
  1. SPPT- sputum positive pulmonary tuberculosis; SNPT- sputum negative pulmonary tuberculosis; EPT-extra-pulmonary tuberculosis.