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Table 1 Underlying disease

From: Adjunctive steroid in HIV-negative patients with severe Pneumocystis pneumonia

Underlying disease n (%)
Hematological malignancy 84 (60.4)
   Acute myeloid leukemia 14
   Acute lymphoid leukemia 7
   Non-Hodgkin lymphoma 25
   Hodgkin lymphoma 7
   Myeloma 6
   Chronic myeloid leukemia 5
   Chronic lymphoid leukemia 14
   Bone marrow aplasia 4
   Thrombocytopenic purpura 2
Treatment  
  No chemotherapy 2
  Chemotherapy only 52
  Chemotherapy including steroids 21
  Chemotherapy including fludarabin 9
Delay between start of treatment and infection (months) 6 [4-14]
Solid organ transplantation or immunological disease or cancer 55 (39.6)
   Solid cancer 11
   Dermatomyositis 8
   Solid organ transplantation 25
   Vasculitis 2
   Hemolytic anemia 5
   Other 4
Delay between start of immunosuppressive treatment andinfection (months) 6 [4-13]
Allogenic stem cell transplantation (AlloSCT) 14
Delay between AlloSCT and pneumocystis infection(months) 7 [4-14]