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Table 2 Presenting symptoms of the 30 patients

From: Results of surgery for chronic pulmonary Aspergillosis, optimal antifungal therapy and proposed high risk factors for recurrence - a National Centre’s experience

  GROUP 1 GROUP 2 P VALUE
(N = 12) (N = 18)
  Simple aspergilloma CCPA  
Age 58 (27–78) 53.5 (17–77) 0.27
Male sex 7 (78%) 8 (42%) 0.7
Cough 5 (42%) 7 (38%) 1
Haemoptysis 6 (50%) 7 (38%) 0.71
Recurrent chest infections 6 (50%) 8 (44%) 1
Shortness of breath 4 (33%) 6 (33%) 1
Chest pain 29 (16%) 2 (11%) 1
Asymptomatic 3 (25%) 1 (5.5%) 0.27