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Table 2 Characteristics of clinically apparent infections during the previous year

From: Sepsis-induced long-term immune paralysis – results of a descriptive, explorative study

  Control (n = 8) Sepsis (n = 8)
Individuals with ≥1 infection 0 (0) 5 (62.5)
Incidence per annum, number (range)   1 (0–5)
Outpatient   2 (25)
Stationary   2 (25)
Antibiotic therapy   4 (50)
Application of blood components   2 (25)
Site of infection   
Upper airway   3 (37.5)
Lower airway   2 (25)
Urogenital   0 (0)
Gastrointestinal   1 (12.5)
Central nervous   0 (0)
Special infectious entities   
Herpes zoster   1 (12.5)
Herpes simplex   0 (0)
Oral candidiasis   1 (12.5)
Cytomegalovirus (re)infection   0 (0)
  1. Absolute number (percentage), unless specified otherwise