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Table 3 Causative organism in reported cases of mycobacterial infection in patients receiving ruxolitinib [1, 8, 18, 19]

From: Cryptococcal fungemia and Mycobacterium haemophilum cellulitis in a patient receiving ruxolitinib: a case report and literature review

Organism Patients
Mycobacterium tuberculosis 91
• Unknown site of infection 74 (81.3%)
• Disseminated tuberculosis 8 (8.8%)
• Tuberculous lymphadenitis 5 (5.5%)
• Pulmonary tuberculosis 3 (3.3%)
• Tuberculous peritonitis 1 (1.1%)
Atypical mycobacterial infections 23
Mycobacterium avium complex 11 (47.8%)
• Unspecified atypical mycobacterium infection 9 (39.1%)
Mycobacterium kansasii 2 (8.7%)
Mycobacterium abscessus 1 (4.3%)
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