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Table 2 Clinical symptoms of cryptococcosis patients with different immune statuses

From: Clinical features of cryptococcosis in patients with different immune statuses: a multicenter study in Jiangsu Province–China

  Total N = 255 (%) IC N = 169 (%) MID N = 43 (%) SID N = 43 (%) P value
Fever 71 (27.8) 25 (14.8) 16 (37.2) 30 (69.8)  < 0.001
Cough 71 (27.8) 43 (25.4) 19 (44.2) 9 (20.9) 0.027 (#)
Asymptomatic 59 (23.1) 46 (27.2) 6 (14.0) 7 (16.3) 0.093
Headache 51 (20.0) 17 (10.1) 8 (18.6) 26 (60.5)  < 0.001 (*)
Expectoration 32 (12.5) 22 (13.0) 6 (14.0) 4 (9.3) 0.770
Dyspnea 18 (7.1) 7 (4.1) 5 (11.6) 6 (14.0) 0.036 (&)
Chest pain 12 (4.7) 8 (4.7) 2 (4.7) 2 (4.7)  > 0.999
Haemoptysis 9 (3.5) 6 (3.6) 2 (4.7) 1 (2.3) 0.833
Meningeal irritation 6 (2.4) 0 3 (7.0) 3 (7.0) 0.008 (&)
  1. *SID vs. IC/MID; #MID vs. IC/SID; &IC vs. MID/SID