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Table 1 Characteristics of reported patients who had dNTM infection associated with anti-IFN-γ autoantibodies

From: Triple infection with Cryptococcus, varicella-zoster virus, and Mycobacterium abscessus in a patient with anti-interferon-gamma autoantibodies: a case report

Author/ YearPatientSexAge (years)EthnicityUnderlying diseaseMycobacterium spp.Co-infectionOrgan involvement
Hoflich/2004 [11]1F25ThaiNoM. chelonaeBurkholderia cocovenenansLN, BM, spleen, brain, bone
Kampmann/2005 [12]2F46EnglishCrohn’s diseaseMACNosoft tissue, bone, joint
3M32South AfricanNoMACNosoft tissue, spine
4F59EnglishNoM. fortuitumAspergilluslung
Patel/2005 [13]5F43TaiwaneseNoMACNobone, skin, soft tissue
6F45FilipinoNoMAC, M. chelonaeNoLN, lung, skin
7F40FilipinoCerebellar venous angiomaM. abscessus, M. fortuitum, MACNoLN, lung
8F66FilipinoNoM. abscessus, MACHCV, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Enterococcus, AchromobacterLN, lung
9F31FilipinoNoMACVZVappendix, bone, soft tissue, retropharynx
Tanaka/2007 [14]10M54JapaneseNoMACStreptococcus pyogenesLN, bone, lung, stomach, BM, pleura
Koya/ 2009 [15]11F44JapaneseNoMACNobone, soft tissue
Kampitak/2011 [7]12M56ThaiEpilepsyM. intermediumPenicillium marneffeiblood, BM, urine, LN, lung, bone, eye
Chetchotisakd/ 2017 [6]13M34ThaiNANACryptococcuslung
14F49Thaiblood, meninges, skin
15F45Thaibone, joint
16F47Thaiblood
17M32Thaibone
18F18Thaipleura
19F55Thailung
20F82Thaiparotid gland
21M34Thaibone, joint, lung, skin
22F43Thaibone, joint, meninges, skin
Our case23M53ThaiNoM. abscessusCryptococcus, VZVskin, CNS, lung, LN, eye
  1. Abbreviations: BM Bone marrow, CNS Central nervous system, HCV Hepatitis C virus, MAC Mycobacterium avium complex, LN Lymph node, F Female, M Male, NA Not available, VZV Varicella-zoster virus