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Table 2 Pentamidine-related data

From: Effectiveness and tolerability of intravenous pentamidine for Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia prophylaxis in adult hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients: a retrospective study

VariableValue
Number of pentamidine doses, median (range)5 (3–29)
 3–5106
 6–848
 9–1221
  > 1212
Complete blood count at first pentamidine dose, N (%)
 Normal ANCa and platelet count80 (42.6%)
 Low ANCa and platelet count96 (51.6%)
 Could not be obtained11 (5.9%)
Day of IVP initiation after transplantation, median (range)25 (1–127)
Choice of IVP for prophylaxis, N (%)
 First choice136 (72.7%)
 Second choice51 (27.3%)
  1. aANC Absolute neutrophil count