Table 4: Characteristics of the cysts in the CE patients.

Total cysts
(%)
Cysts/patient
median (IQR)
   Cyst size
     (%)
        Cyst stage
         (%)
Cysts localization
   (%)

<5 cm5–10 cm>10 cmCLCE1CE2CE3CE4CE5LiverLung
ab

149 (100)1 (1-2)120 (80.5)23 (15.5)6 (4)3 (2)110 (73.8)11 (7.4)2 (1.3)5 (3.4)2 (1.3)16 (10.8)143 (96)6 (4)

: number; IQR: interquartile range; CE: cystic echinococcosis.