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Table 3 Xpert MTB/RIF test results of individuals diagnosed with Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes through community-based screening

From: Operationalization of bi-directional screening for tuberculosis and diabetes in private sector healthcare clinics in Karachi, Pakistan

  Individuals identified with Pre-Diabetes Individuals identified with Diabetes Mellitus Total
Number(n) Percent (%) Number (n) Percent (%) Number (n) Percent (%)
Total 726 100 1727 100 2453 100
Underwent Paid Chest X-Ray 62 8.5 91 5.3 153 6.2
Underwent Xpert MTB/RIF 48 77.4 67 73.6 115 75.2
Diagnosed with TB 8 16.7 19 28.4 27 23.5
Started on treatment for TB 8 100 19 100 27 100