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Table 1 Monthly sputum control results of the child

From: Pediatric multi-drug resistant-tuberculosis and HIV co-infection in a resource—limited setting: a case report

Sputum sample control Date Smear microscopy with LED fluorescence microscopy Xpert MTB/RIF Culture (MGIT and LJ)
Month 0 05/12/2016 1+ MTB detected and RIF detected TBC
Month 1 17/01/2017 No AFB seen   Negative
Month 2 09/02/2017 No AFB seen   Negative
Month 3 10/03/2017 5 AFB seen   Negative
Month 4 04/04/2017 No AFB seen   Negative
Month 5 08/06/2017 No AFB seen   Negative
Month 6 05/07/2017 No AFB seen   Negative
Month 7 07/08/2017 No AFB seen   Negative
Month 8 05/09/2017 No AFB seen   Negative
  1. AFB acid fast bacilli, TBC tuberculosis complex