Table 2

‚ÄÉNumber of non-tuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) isolates and patients with isolates per year by anatomical site

YearNumber of isolates/patients by anatomical source of specimen
PulmonaryBloodUrineBone marrowUnknownTotal*
*Total patients does not equal sum of columns or rows due to patients with isolates from different body sites, multiple species or repeatedly positive cultures over years.
19971658/117255/3625/240/0232/1941970/1386
19981890/121432/234/41/1285/2492212/1433
19992407/153732/200/00/0155/1432594/1659
20002519/164129/2010/80/0131/1142689/1755
20013218/204325/201/10/0105/923349/2126
20023471/231923/145/40/0137/1143636/2410
20033200/209028/1410/100/0122/1033360/2186
Total*22247/10231590/11260/352/1924/80723823/11186