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Table 2 Symptoms in 38 patients with echinococcal disease and pulmonary or hepatic involvement

From: Echinococcal disease in Alberta, Canada: more than a calcified opacity

  Pulmonary Hepatic
Symptom Definite/probable (N = 9) Possible (N = 2) Definite/probable (N = 11) Possible (N = 16)
Asymptomatic 0 0 2 2
Weight loss 2 2 1 2
Pleuritic chest pain 7 2 1 2
Cough 6 2 1 4
Hemoptysis 1 1 0 1
Dyspnea 5 1 2 4
Abdominal pain 0 0 9 9
Fever 3 0 4 5
Night sweats 2 0 1 2
Anorexia 4 0 1 4
Malaise 2 1 1 2
Jaundice 2 0 1 2
Chills 1 0 3 1
Vomiting 4 0 2 4