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Table 2 Complications of the Patients in the study

From: Clinical significance of hypoalbuminemia in outcome of patients with scrub typhus

Complications Group I Group II P
Central Nervous System 17 (29.8) 14 (7.4) 0.006
   Confusion 14 (24.6) 10 (5.3) 0.021
   Seizure 2 (3.5) 1 (0.5) 0.191
   Coma 1 (3.5) 3 (1.6) 0.814
Respiratory System 26 (45.6) 38 (20.1) 0.013
   Pulmonary edema 9 (15.8) 6 (3.2) 0.002
   Pleural effusion 13 (22.8) 21 (11.1) 0.162
   Pneumonia 1 (1.8) 9 (4.8) 0.044
   Ventilator use 3 (5.3) 2 (1.1) 0.141
Cardiovascular System 9 (15.8) 10 (5.3) 0.299
   Pericardial effusion 1 (1.8) 1 (0.5) 0.456
   Arrhythmia* 7 (12.3) 5 (2.6) 0.215
   Ischemic heart disease 1 (1.8) 4 (2.1) 0.561
Gastrointestinal System 10 (17.5) 10 (5.3) 0.012
   Peptic ulcer 6 (10.5) 7 (3.7) 0.226
   Pancreatitis 1 (1.8) 0 (0.0) 0.995
   Upper gastrointestinal bleeding 2 (3.5) 0 (0.0) 0.995
   Cholecystitis 0 (0.0) 2 (1.1) 0.997
   Appendicitis 1 (1.8) 1 (0.5) 0.168
Kidney 27 (47.4) 27 (14.3) <0.001
   Non-oliguric ARF 23 (40.4) 21 (11.1) 0.001
   Oliguric ARF 4 (7.0) 6 (3.2) 0.561
  1. Adjusted for age; ARF, acute renal failure.
  2. *Arrhythmia; new onset of atrial fibrillation.