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Table 2 Disease etiology of the study population leading to ICU admission

From: Neutrophils are a main source of circulating suPAR predicting outcome in critical illness

  Sepsis Non-sepsis
n = 44 n = 43
Etiology of sepsis critical illness
 Site of infection n (%)
  Pulmonary 21 (48%)  
  Abdominal 14 (32%)  
  Urogenital 6 (14%)  
  Other 3 (6%)  
 Etiology of non-sepsis critical illness n (%)
  Cardiopulmonary disorder   10 (23%)
  Acute pancreatitis   6 (14%)
  Acute liver failure   3 (7%)
  Decompensated liver cirrhosis   4 (9%)
  Severe gastrointestinal hemorrhage   7 (16%)
  Elektrolyte imbalance   2 (5%)
  Neurological disorders   2 (5%)
  Non-sepsis other   9 (21%)