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Table 1 Distribution of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex isolates according to sample types

From: Reverse zoonotic tuberculosis transmission from an emerging Uganda I strain between pastoralists and cattle in South-Eastern Nigeria

Sample typeNo. screenedNo. culture positive (%)Deletion typing
No. (%)
   M. tuberculosisM. bovisM. africanumNTM
Milk1443 (2.1)2 (66.7)0 (0.0)0 (0.0)1 (33.3)
Sputum14954 (36.2)42 (77.8)1 (1.9)9 (16.7)2 (3.7)