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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of 51 lung transplant recipients

From: High-throughput next-generation sequencing for identifying pathogens during early-stage post-lung transplantation

Patient characteristics Lung transplant recipients, n (%)
Age (IQR, year) 60 (53, 66)
Sex  
 Male 40 (78.43%)
 Female 11 (21.57%)
BMI (kg/m2) 20.82 ± 4.18
Primary disease  
 COPD 16 (31.37%)
 Interstitial lung disease 25 (49.02%)
 Bronchiectasis 5 (9.80%)
 Eisenmenger syndrome 2 (3.92%)
 Pneumosilicosis 1 (1.96%)
 BOS 1 (1.96%)
 PLAM 1 (1.96%)
Type of lung transplantation  
 Single lung transplantation 23 (45.10%)
 Bilateral lung transplantation 26 (50.98%)
 Heart–lung transplantation 2 (3.92%)
  1. COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, PLAM pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis, BOS bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome