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Table 2 Infection in patients with pneumothorax secondary to GPA

From: Risk factors and treatment of pneumothorax secondary to granulomatosis with polyangiitis: a clinical analysis of 25 cases

The site of infection and pathogens n = 20
The site of infection  
 Lung 4 (20%)
 Pleural 9 (45%)
 Blood 3 (15%)
 Parotid 1 (5%)
Pathogens  
 Pseudomonas aeruginosa 5 (25%)
 Hemolytic streptococcus 2 (10%)
 Proteus 1 (5%)
Bacteroides fragilis 1 (5%)
 Streptococcus faecalis 1 (5%)
Candida albicans 1 (5%)
 Aspergillus niger 1 (5%)
  1. Note: A total of 20 cases