Table 4

Sputum sample and X-ray results from the 36 TB cases identified

PositiveNegativeNot done
Culture
 At screening35 (97%)1 (3%)0
Smear
 At screening7 (19.4%)29 (80.6%)0
 At treatment start10 (27.8%)24 (66.7%)2 (5.6%)
NAAT12 (57.1%*)9 (42.9%*)15
X-ray28 (77.8%)8 (22.2%)0
  • *Percentage of 21 tested by NAAT.

  • NAAT, nucleic acid amplification test.