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Table 1 Underlying disease and demographic data of HIV-negative patients with penicilliosis

From: Differences in clinical characteristics and prognosis of Penicilliosis among HIV-negative patients with or without underlying disease in Southern China: a retrospective study

Variables Group D (N = 18) Group ND (N = 25) P-values
Age, years 42.5 (1–68) 38.74y (2–64) 0.348
Male 14 (77.78 %) 16 (64 %)  
Underlying diseases* 18 (100 %) 0  
  Diabetes 6 (33.33 %) 0  
  Lymphoma 1 (5.56 %) 0  
  β-thalassemia 2 (11.11 %) 0  
  Breast cancer 1 (5.56 %) 0  
 Previous glucocorticoid therapy 1 (5.56 %) 0  
  Langerhans cell histiocytosis 1 (5.56 %) 0  
  G-6PD deficiency 1 (5.56 %) 0  
  Systemic lupus erythematosus 1 (5.56 %) 0  
  Subacute thyroiditis 1 (5.56 %) 0  
  Chronic hepatitis B 2 (11.11 %) 0  
  Hyperthyroidism 2 (11.11 %) 0  
  1. Data are presented as n (%). *One patient may have ≥ 1 underlying diseases
  2. Patients with Penicillium marneffei infection were divided into two groups; Group D includes patients with underlying disease, and Group ND includes patients without underlying disease