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Table 1 Resistance patterns of 197M. tuberculosis complex isolates

From: Genetic variability of Mycobacterium tuberculosiscomplex in patients with no known risk factors for MDR-TB in the North-eastern part of Lima, Peru

Type of resistance n (%)
Monoresistant  
  H 17 (8.6)
  R 0 (0.0)
  S 17 (8.6)
  E 1 (0.5)
Polyresistant (non-MDR)  
  H + S 8 (4.1)
  H + E 1 (0.5)
  H + S + E 3 (1.5)
MDR  
  H + R 5 (2.5)
  H + R + S 8 (4.1)
  H + R + E 1 (0.5)
  H + R + S + E 1 (0.5)
Total resistant 62 (31.5)
Susceptible to all drugs 135 (68.5)
Total 197
  1. H isoniazid, R rifampicin, S streptomycin, E ethambutol.
  2. MDR multidrug-resistant, n number.