TABLE 3

Treatment response by follow-up visit and age group

Treatment response by follow-up visitNo. (%)P value
Children (n = 30)Adults (n = 30)
End of treatment (day 29)
    Apparent cure1 (3.33)1 (3.33)0.74a
    Improvement29 (96.67)27 (90.00)
    No change01 (3.33)
    Therapeutic failure00
    Loss to follow-up01 (3.33)
Day 90
    Apparent cure26 (86.67)28 (93.33)0.51a
    Improvement2 (6.67)1 (3.33)
    No change00
    Therapeutic failure2 (6.67)0
    Loss to follow-up01 (3.33)
Day 210
    Definite cure24 (80.00)28 (93.33)0.21a
    Therapeutic failure at day 902 (6.67)0
    Therapeutic failure3 (10.00)0
    Loss to follow-up1 (3.33)2 (6.67)
  • a Fisher exact test.