Canadian Respiratory Journal / 2016 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Conservative Surgical Management for Pulmonary Hydatid Cyst: Analysis and Outcome of 148 Cases

Table 2

Characteristics of the patients and the cyst.

VariableIntact cyst ()Ruptured cyst ()Total () value
Freq.%Freq.%Freq.%

Age (year)0.542
 <202425.0%47.7%2818.9%
 20–304041.7%2446.15%6443.2%
 >303233.3%2446.15%5637.8%
Gender0.057
 Male5658.3%4892.3%10470.3%
 Female4041.7%47.7%4429.7%
Complication at presentationNA
 Empyema3261.5%3221.6%
 Pneumothorax, pleural effusion815.4%85.4%
 Pneumothorax815.4%85.4%
 Tension, pneumothorax47.7%42.7%
Cyst sizeNA
 <588.3%00.0%85.4%
 5–93637.5%1630.8%5235.1%
 ≥105254.2%3669.2%8859.5%
Multiplicity0.538

value is significant if <0.05.

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