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Table 2 Different types of postoperative organ failure.a

From: High Postoperative Blood Levels of Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor Are Associated with Less Organ Dysfunction in Patients after Cardiac Surgery

  All patients, POD 1 (n = 52) Patients in ICU, POD 2 (n = 14) Patients in ICU, POD 3 (n = 10)
Type of organ dysfunction, n (%)    
Myocardial 4 (8) 0 (0) 1 (1)
Cerebral 16 (31) 6 (42) 6 (60)
Thrombocytopenia 10 (19) 7 (50) 5 (50)
Pulmonary 16 (31) 9 (64) 9 (90)
Shock 3 (6) 2 (14) 1 (10)
Acute kidney injury 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Hyperbilirubinemia 5 (10) 2 (14) 0 (0)
Other 8 (15) 1 (7) 0 (0)
Incidence, n (%)    
Systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) 24 (46) 2 (14) 3 (30)
Sepsis 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Septic shock 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
  1. aData are presented as absolute numbers (% of the whole).