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Table 1 Demographics

From: Hemoptysis from complex pulmonary aspergilloma treated by cavernostomy and thoracoplasty

Characteristics TTB group (n = 46) TE group (n = 17)
Age, median (range) (p-value = 0.396) 51.06 ± 10.95 53.76 ± 11.28
Sex, n (%)
 Male 34 (73.9) 14 (82.4)
 Female 12 (26.1) 3 (17.6)
Underline lung disease, n (%)
 Tuberculosis 41 16
 Emphysema 2 0
 Lung abscess 2 0
Symptoms and sign, n (%)
Number of hemoptysis in 24 h
 1 11 (23.9%) 1 (5.9%)
 2 9 (19.6%) 12 (70.6%)
 3 4 (5.4%) 0 (0%)
 > = 4 22 (47.8%) 4 (23.5%)
Blood loss in 24 h
 < 30 ml 7 (15.2%) 3 (17.6)
 30–200 ml 23 (50.0%) 11 (64.7)
 > 200 ml 16 (34.8%) 3 (17.6)
 Cough and sputum 25 (54.3%) 9 (52.9%)
 Chest pain 30 (65.2%) 9 (52.9%)
 Dyspnea 12 (26.1%) 4 (23.5)
 Fever 3 (6.5%) 2 (11.8%)
Location in CT finding
 Right upper lobe 20 10
 Right middle lobe 1 0
 Right lower lobe 1 0
 Left upper lobe 27 7
 Left lower lobe 3 0
 Multiple locations 6 0
Size of CPA in CT Scan (cm)
(p-value = 0.6912)
7.93 ± 2.20 8.17 ± 1.87