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Table 4 Treatment outcome at the end of 2016, by country of birth (n = 165※)

From: Treatment outcome of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Japan – the first cross-sectional study of Japan tuberculosis surveillance data

  Japan-born Foreign-born
n % n %
Total 122 100.0 43 100.0
Treatment completed 71 58.2 24 55.8
Treatment stopped 10 8.2 0 0.0
Died 38 31.1 1 2.3
Still on treatment 0 0.0 1 2.3
Transferred out 0 0.0 17 39.5
Unknown 2 1.6 0 0.0
Treatment not started 1 0.8 0 0.0
  1. Excludes those whose country of birth is unknown, Treatment stopped due to adverse effects and other reasons combined, Died due to TB and non-TB causes combined, Include those who have moved out of Japan