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Table 1 Characteristic of 262 patients with M/XDR-TB enrolled in the DOTS-Plus program in Zhejiang, China between 1 January and 31 December 2016

From: Treatment outcomes of patients with multidrug and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in Zhejiang, China

Characteristic Total M/XDR-TB XDR-TB Non-XDR-TB χ2 P
(n = 262) (n = 18) (n = 244)
Sex
 Male 192(73.28) 13 179 0.011 0.916
 Female 70(26.72) 5 65   
Age
  < 45 128(48.85) 5 123 4.776 0.092
 45–59 69(26.34) 5 64   
  ≥ 60 65(24.81) 8 57   
Occupationa
 Farmer 147(56.11) 10 137 2.054 0.152
 Others 115(43.89) 8 107   
Family registerb
 Resident 124(47.33) 8 116 0.064 0.800
 Floating 138(52.67) 10 128   
Previous TB treatment
 No 21(8.02) 0 21 1.684 0.194
 Yes 241(91.98) 18 223   
TB symptoms
 Hemoptysis 181(69.08) 13 168 0.089 0.765
 Cavity 127(48.47) 13 114 6.752 0.009
 Hospitalized 66(25.19) 2 64 2.033 0.154
Comorbidities
 Impaired renal function 82(31.30) 6 76 3.795 0.164
 Diabetes 5(1.91) 0 5 3.433 0.150
 Liver disease 2(0.76) 0 2 3.620 0.150
  1. Data are No. (%)
  2. aOthers including students and other occupations not investigated specifically
  3. bPermanent local residents were classified as “resident”, others as “Floating”