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Research Article

High Circulating Caspase-Cleaved Keratin 18 Fragments (M30) Indicate Short-Term Mortality in Critically Ill Patients

Table 2

Disease etiology of the study population leading to ICU admission.

SepsisNonsepsis
15687

Etiology of sepsis critical illness
Site of infection n (%)
 Pulmonary84 (54%)
 Abdominal27 (17%)
 Urogenital10 (6%)
 Other35 (23%)
Etiology of nonsepsis critical illness n (%)
Cardiopulmonary disorder29 (33%)
Exacerbated chronic obstructive pulmonary disease3 (3.5%)
Acute pancreatitis11 (13%)
Acute liver failure2 (2%)
Decompensated liver cirrhosis13 (15%)
Severe gastrointestinal hemorrhage7 (8%)
Neurological diseases4 (4.5%)
Intoxication3 (3.5%)
Ketoacidosis/diabetic coma5 (6%)
Vasculitis3 (3.5%)
Nonsepsis other7 (8%)