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Table 3 Treatment outcomes for patients with prolonged tuberculosis based on the WHO/IUALTLD criteria

From: Evaluating treatment outcomes and durations among cases of smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis in Yemen: a prospective follow-up study

Treatment outcome Patients, n (%) Groups, n (%)
Successful
 Cure 186 (68.1) 227 (83.1)
 Completed treatment 41 (15.0)
Unsuccessful
 Treatment failure 6 (2.2) 46 (16.9)
 Died 5 (1.8)
 Stopped treatment 29 (10.6)
 Transferred to another facility 6 (2.2)
Total 273 (100) 273 (100)