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Table 3 Representation of M. tuberculosis Lineage 4 among TB lymphadenitis and pulmonary TB cases from respective collection sites

From: Investigation of the high rates of extrapulmonary tuberculosis in Ethiopia reveals no single driving factor and minimal evidence for zoonotic transmission of Mycobacterium bovis infection

  PTB   TBLN   Crude OR  
  N % n %   
Gondar 60 84.5 11 15.5   
  32 60.4 21 39.6 3.6 (1.5-8.3)** 0.003
Woldiya 14 20.0 56 80.0   
  9 14.3 54 85.7 1.5 (0.6-3.8) 0.4
Ghimbi 7 38.9 11 61.1   
  40 40.8 58 59.2 0.9 (0.3-2.6) 0.9
Butajira 10 34.5 19 65.5   
  60 39.7 91 60.3 0.8 (0.3-1.8) 0.6
Negelle/Filtu/Jinka 38 95.0 2 5.0   
  123 96.1 5 3.9 0.8 (0.1-4.1) 0.8
  1. **p ≤ 0.01 PTB = pulmonary tuberculosis; TBLN = tuberculous lymphadenitis; OR = odds ratio.
  2. Adjusted OR; adjusted for site (n = 7), age category (3) and sex (binary). L3 = Lineage 3 (CAS); L4 = Lineage 4 (Euro-American); L7 = Lineage 7 (new).