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Table 3 Characteristics of culture positive retreatment cases according drug resistance pattern, St. Peter’s TB Specialized Hospital, 2011

From: Epidemiology of anti-tuberculosis drug resistance patterns and trends in tuberculosis referral hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Variable N (%) Any drug resistance n (%) p-value MDR-TB n, (%) P-value
Sex      
Male 235 (62.5) 154 (59) 0.03 103(59.2) 0.220
Female 141 (37.5) 107 (41)   71 (40.8)  
Age(yr)      
<15 7 (1.9) 5 (1.9) 0.990 4 (2.3)  
15–49 330 (87.8) 235(90) 0.395 158 (90.8) 0.689
>49 39 (10.4) 21 (8)   12 (6.9) 0.333