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Table 2 Pulmonary manifestation of IM in patients with CTD

From: Invasive mycoses in patients with connective tissue disease from Southern China: clinical features and associated factors

  Total (n = 30)
Clinical symptoms
 Fever, n (%) 20(66.7)
 Cough, n (%) 24(80.0)
 Sputum, n (%) 21(70.0)
 Dyspnea, n (%) 8(26.7)
 Hemoptysis, n (%) 6(20.0)
 Chest distress, n (%) 3(10.0)
 Chest pain, n (%) 2(6.7)
Radiographic manifestation
 Nodules, n (%) 14(46.7)
 < 3 cm in diameter, n (%) 12(85.7)
 > 3 cm in diameter, n (%) 2(14.3)
 Single nodule, n (%) 6(42.9)
 Multiple nodules, n (%) 8(57.1)
 Cavitary lesions, n (%) 11(36.7)
 Ground glass opacity, n (%) 8(26.7)
 Halo sign, n (%) 3(10.0)
Location
 Unilateral involvement, n (%) 13(43.3)
 Bilateral involvement, n (%) 17(56.7)
  1. CTD connective tissue disease, IM invasive mycoses