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Table 1 Epidemiology of invasive aspergillosis in SOT recipients. The large variations of the overall mortality rates in heart and kidney recipients can be explained by the corresponding variations in follow-up in the different studies (3-months [1, 3, 5] or 12-months [6, 7])

From: Invasive aspergillosis in solid organ transplant patients: diagnosis, prophylaxis, treatment, and assessment of response

Population Incidence (%) Overall mortality (%) References
Heart 3.5–26.7 36–66.7 [1, 3, 5, 8, 9]
Kidney 1.2–4 4–25 [1, 3, 5]
Liver 1–4.7 83–88 [1, 3, 5]
Lung 8.3–23.3 4.2 [1, 3, 5]