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  • Stefan Panaiotov
  • Elizabeta Bachiyska
  • Stanislava Yordanova
  • Yuliana Atanasova
  • Nadia Brankova
  • Viktoria Levterova
  • Sarah Sengstake
  • Richard Anthony
  • Indra Bergval
  • Christophe Sola
  • Todor Kantardjiev

To assess the spread of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis Beijing genotype among patients with multidrug-resistant and extensively resistant tuberculosis in Bulgaria, we genotyped 188 (72%) of 261 microbiologically confirmed resistant isolates obtained during 2007-2011. The estimated prevalence of the Beijing genotype among these patients was 3.2%.

Originele taal-2Engels
TijdschriftEmerging Infectious Diseases
Volume20
Nummer van het tijdschrift11
Pagina's (van-tot)1899-901
Aantal pagina's3
ISSN1080-6040
DOI's
StatusGepubliceerd - nov-2014

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