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Table 5 Intensive care unit treatment, mortality and NTM isolates

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

  Overall event rate Species
M. abscessus M. kansasii MAC M. fortuitum M. gordonae
ICU admissions 11 (2.2%) 3 (27.3%) 3 (27.3%) 2 (18.2%) 2 (18.2%) 1 (9%)
Mortality
- All cause 82 (16.9%) 38 (46.3%) 13 (15.9%) 17 (20.7%) 6 (7.3%) 3 (3.7%)
- Pulmonary cause 72 (14.8%) 35 (48.6%) 13 (18.1%) 14 (19.4%) 5 (6.9%) 2 (2.8%)