|Table 3: Diagnoses resulting in the need for ICU admission among the patients included in this study.|
Toxoplasmosis and Pneumococcal meningitis. |
#All related to chemotherapy for malignancy; 4 patients had lymphoma and 1 had anal carcinoma.
¶Further 9 patients were admitted for another reason but with a background of malignancy.
§One patient with pneumothorax, 1 with liver failure, 1 with renal failure, 1 with status epilepticus, 1 with ulcerative colitis, and 1 with drug overdose.