TABLE 2

Demographic characteristics and underlying conditions of invasive aspergillosis cases

Characteristic or conditionCases
n%
Demographic characteristic
    All cases of proven/probable IA49100
    Female sex1939
    Median age60
        Interquartile range42–67
Underlying condition
    Hematologic malignancy1939
        History of HSCTa1224
    Solid organ transplantation1429
        Lung816
        Heart36
        Liver24
        Kidney12
    Intensive care treatment918
        Following surgery714
    Solid organ malignancy36
    Immunosuppressive therapyb12
    DiGeorge syndrome12
    Undiagnosed comorbidity24
  • a HSCT, hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

  • b The category “immunosuppressive therapy” does not include patients with a history of transplantation.