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Table 2 Radiological data on admission for 40 K. pneumoniae compared to 146 H. influenzae & S.pneumoniae infected patients aged ≥5 years in univariate analysis

From: Klebsiella pneumoniaerelated community-acquired acute lower respiratory infections in Cambodia: Clinical characteristics and treatment

  Patients with K. pneumoniaeALRI
N = 40 (%)
Patients with H. influenzaeand S. pneumoniaeALRI
N = 146 (%)
P-value
Pneumonia 25 (62.5) 68 (46.6) 0.05
   Consolidation 16 (40.0) 51 (34.9) 0.3
   Consolidation with cavitation 9 (22.5) 17 (11.6) 0.07
   Consolidation with pleural effusion 2 (5.0) 6 (4.1) 0.5
   Pleural effusion alone 1 (2.5) 0 (0.0) 0.2
   Preexisting lung diseases 12 (30.0) 62 (42.5) 0.1
   Normal parenchymaa 2 (5.0) 16 (10.9) 0.2
  1. NOTE. Data are no. (%) of patients
  2. aA chronic pulmonary disease cannot be excluded as chest computed tomography scan and pulmonary function tests were not available