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Table 2 Infection patterns among 174 renal transplant recipients with mucormycosis, 74 of whom died

From: Mucormycosis in renal transplant recipients: review of 174 reported cases

Type of infection Proportion of all patients Number of patients who died/total number (%)
Disseminated 25 (14.4%) 19/25 (76.0%)
Pulmonary 45 (25.9%) 19/45(42.2%)
Gastrointestinal 10 (5.7%) 4/10 (40%)
Cutaneous 13 (7.5%) 3/13 (23.1%)
Graft kidney 20 (11.5%) 11/20 (55.6%)
Rhinocerebral 58 (33.3%) 18/58 (31.0%)
Peritoneal 2(1.1%) 0/2(0%)
Artery stent 1 (0.6%) 0/1 (0%)
Total 174 (100%) 74/174(42.5%)