Volume 19, Number 3—March 2013
CME ACTIVITY - Research
Clinical and Therapeutic Features of Pulmonary Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Disease, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
||No. (%) patients cured
|Mycobacterium kansasii||30 (71.4)||42|
|M. avian complex||26 (57.8)||45|
|M. abscessus||6 (25.0)||24|
|M. fortuitum||5 (45.4)||11|
*ATS, American Thoracic Society; PNTM, pulmonary nontuberculous mycobacterial disease. Patients without identified species were excluded from this analysis.
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