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Table 2 General information, symptoms and signs, and imaging examinations of the 10 patients

From: Collective outbreak of severe acute histoplasmosis in immunocompetent Chinese in South America: the clinical characteristics and continuous monitoring of serum cytokines/chemokines

patient No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
General information           
age (year) 42 50 50 48 40 56 43 47 32 30
incubation period (day) 11 9 11 13 12 12 11 10 11 12
onset day 2019-03-27 2019-03-23 2019-03-27 2019-03-29 2019-03-29 2019-03-29 2019-03-27 2019-03-29 2019-03-29 2019-04-02
job soil cleaner soil cleaner soil cleaner soil cleaner docker site supervisor flame cutter site supervisor docker flame cutter
exposure time (hour) 48 36 54 96 0.2 0.3 4 0.3 0.2 2
symptoms and signs           
fever yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
chills coma no yes no no no no yes no no
insomnia coma yes no yes yes yes no yes yes yes
dizzy coma no yes yes yes yes no yes yes yes
headache coma no yes no yes no yes yes yes yes
cough coma yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
sputum coma yes yes no no yes yes yes no no
dyspnea coma yes yes yes yes yes no no no no
thoracodynia coma no no no yes no no no no no
anorexia coma yes no no yes no yes yes yes yes
nausea coma no no no no no no yes no yes
vomit coma no no no no no no yes no yes
diarrhea no no no no no no no yes no no
lung moist rales yes yes no yes no no no no no no
rash yes no no yes no no no no yes no
imaging findings           
multiple nodular shadows in chests yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
consolidation shadows in chests yes yes no no no no no no no no
ground-glass opacity shadows in chests yes yes no yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
mediastinum and/or hilar lymphadenopathy yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
pleural effusion yes no no no yes yes no no no yes
pericardial effusion yes no no yes no yes no no no no
meningeal thickening yes no no no no no no no no no
hepatomegaly no no no no yes no no no no no
splenomegaly no yes yes yes yes yes no yes yes yes