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Table 1 Frequency of major infections (n = 83)

From: Predictors of major infections in systemic lupus erythematosus

  Number of cases %
Pneumonia 34 41
Bacteremia 20 24
Cellulitis and skin abscess 8 10
Tuberculosis 6 7
Meningitis–encephalitis 5 6
Pyelonephritis 4 5
Abdominal infections 3 4
Esophageal candidiasis 1 1
Osteomyelitis 1 1
Disseminated Varicella 1 1