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Table 4 Comparison between history and non-history of pulmonary tuberculosis groups

From: Value of multidetector computed tomography angiography before bronchial artery embolization in hemoptysis management and early recurrence prediction: a prospective study

  History of pulmonary tuberculosis group
(n = 23)
Non-history of pulmonary tuberculosis group
(n = 34)
p-value
Male sex 17 (73.9) 23 (67.6) 0.612
Age, years 55.0 ± 16.3 54.0 ± 17.0 0.813
Extent of lung diseases    0.783
 ≤ 3 lobes 12 (52.5) 19 (59.9)  
  > 3 lobes 11 (47.8) 15 (44.1)  
Grade of hemoptysis    0.911
 Massive 8 (34.8) 13 (38.2)  
 Moderate 7 (30.4) 11 (32.4)  
 Mild 8 (34.8) 10 (29.4)  
Number of culprit artery
 Orthotopic BA 1.35 ± 0.65 1.62 ± 0.74 0.305
 Ectopic BA 0.30 ± 0.47 0.15 ± 0.36 0.157
 NBSA 1.61 ± 1.83 0.65 ± 1.25 0.008
 Total 3.26 ± 1.86 2.41 ± 1.56 0.031
Technical success 21 (91.3) 32 (94.1) 1.000
Immediate clinical success 22 (95.7) 32 (94.1) 1.000
Recurrence 7 (30.4) 6 (17.6) 0.259
Follow-up duration, months 5.2 ± 3.0 4.4 ± 3.4 0.211
  1. Data are reported as mean ± SD [standard deviation] or n (%)
  2. BA: bronchial artery, NBSA: non-bronchial systemic artery
  3. Including recurrence in immediate periods and during follow-up duration