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Table 2 Univariate analysis of factors of the resolution of CDC in imaging studies at 6 months

From: Chronic disseminated candidiasis manifesting as hepatosplenic abscesses among patients with hematological malignancies

Factor Residual lesions
(n = 26)
Resolution
(n = 35)
p value
Gender    0.807
 Man 14 18  
 Woman 12 17  
Age    0.525
  < 65 years 24 28  
65 years 2 7  
Acute leukemia    0.807
 Yes 21 30  
 No 5 5  
Hypertension    0.550
 Yes 2 8  
 No 24 27  
Diabetes mellitus    0.725
 Yes 4 5  
 No 22 30  
Hepatitis B carrier    0.808
 Yes 1 6  
 No 25 29  
Hepatitis C    0.990
 Yes 0 2  
 No 26 33  
Proven CDC    0.080
 Yes 11 5  
 No 15 30  
Involved more than 2 organs    0.069
 Yes 14 19  
 No 12 16  
High dose chemotherapy    0.459
 Yes 12 15  
 No 14 20  
Preceding HSCT    0.336
 Yes 3 2  
 No 23 33  
Remission status    
 Yes 7 15  
 No 19 20  
Neutropenia at diagnosis of CDC    0.005
 Yes 5 14  
 No 21 21  
Thrombocytopenia at diagnosis of CDC    0.750
 Yes 3 6  
 No 23 29  
Adequate initial antifungal    0.115
 Yes 25 34  
 No 1 1