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Table 2 Frequency of NTM species isolated during the study period (n = 650)

From: Profiling non-tuberculous mycobacteria in an Asian setting: characteristics and clinical outcomes of hospitalized patients in Singapore

NTM species N (%)
Mycobacterium abscessus 215 (38.4%)
Mycobacterium fortuitum complex 93 (16.6%)
Mycobacterium avium complex 91 (16.3%)
Mycobacterium kansasii 86 (15.4%)
Mycobacterium gordonae 38 (6.8%)
Mycobacterium chelonae 9 (1.6%)
Mycobacterium lentiflavum 8 (1.4%)
Mycobacterium scrofulaceum 6 (1.0%)
Mycobacterium haemophilum 4 (0.7%)
Mycobacterium simiae 3 (0.5%)
Mycobacterium szulgai 3 (0.5%)
Mycobacterium terrae complex 2 (0.4%)
Mycobacterium mucogenicum 2 (0.4%)