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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of 94 patients with pulmonary actinomycosis

From: Pulmonary actinomycosis during the first decade of 21st century: cases of 94 patients

  Number (%) or mean (range)
Age (years) 57.7 (31–83)
Gender, male 66 (70.2%)
Never-smoker 44 (46.8%)
Co-morbidity disease(pulmonary)
Pulmonary Tuberculosis or NTM 21 (22.3%)
COPD 10 (10.6%)
Bronchiectasis 18 (19.1%)
Aspergillosis 8 (8.5%)
Lung cancer 4 (4.3%)
Co-morbidity disease(Non-pulmonary)
Alcohol abuse 16 (17.0%)
Diabetes 18 (19.1%)
Hypertension 18 (19.1%)
Ischemic heart disease 2 (2.1%)
Laboratory finding & Pulmonary function test
WBC count (/μL, × 103) 10.10 ± 3.95
ESR (mm/hr) 55.9 ± 39.1
CRP (mg/L) 11.8 ± 27.6
FEV1 (L) 2.22 ± 0.79
FEV1 (%) 80.6 ± 26.4