Tuberculosis Research and Treatment / 2012 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Clinical Evaluation of COBAS TaqMan PCR for the Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and M. avium Complex

Table 2

M. avium PCR positivity rates according to fluorescent staining from Apr 2007 to Mar 2011.

Fluorescent stainingSputumBFTotal
PCR+No%PCR+No%PCR+No%

4757.11333.351050.0
1+5862.52210071070.0
2+111291.700111291.7
3+331000033100

Total233076.73560.0263574.3

G: gaffky scale.
BF: bronchofiberscopy.

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