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Table 5 Results of drug susceptibility testing

From: Diagnostic performance of nucleic acid tests in tuberculous pleurisy

Susceptibility testPrimary TBP
(N = 204)
Retreatment TBP
(N = 19)
Total
(N = 223)
MDR10 (4.9%)10 (52.6%)20 (9.0%)
Rifampicin1 (0.5%)01 (0.4%)
PDR9 (4.4%)1 (5.3%)10 (4.5%)
Isoniazid6 (2.9%)3 (15.8%)9 (4.0%)
Ethambutol1 (0.5%)01 (0.4%)
Streptomycin59 (26.5%)1 (2.4%)60 (26.9%)
  1. TBP Tuberculous pleurisy, MDR Multidrug resistant, PDR Polydrug resistant