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Table 1 Data on TB cases registration in MyTB version 2.1 and TB treatment success among children in Malaysia, 2013–2017

From: Characteristics of paediatric patients with tuberculosis and associated determinants of treatment success in Malaysia using the MyTB version 2.1 database over five years

Years Number of registered cases in MyTB version 2.1 The proportion of paediatric cases
(%)
Treatment outcome according to age groups (%), n = 3550
All cases 0–4 years 5–9 years 10–14 years 0–14 years 0–4 years 5–9 years 10–14 years 0–14 years
2013 24,069 279 144 314 737 3.1 79.0 93.0 91.2 87.1
2014 24,701 244 141 315 700 2.8 87.6 89.9 92.9 90.4
2015 24,160 275 142 328 745 3.1 88.5 92.9 93.2 91.4
2016 25,736 255 144 311 710 2.8 88.7 92.0 93.1 91.3
2017 26,159 300 136 302 738 2.8 87.1 92.5 91.9 90.1