Table 1

Clinical histories of patients colonized with the outbreak of KPC-producing K. pneumonia strain. KPC, died of KPC infection; underlying, died of underlying disease; MUD, matched unrelated donor; MRD, matched related donor; NA, not applicable.

Patient
ID
UnderlyingGenderAge
(years)
Date of
positive
culture
Culture typeLocation of
acquisition
TransplantationDeveloped
bloodstream
infection
Outcome
1Pulmonary alveolar
proteinosis
F436/14/11Sputum, urineICULungNoAlive
2Solid tumorM348/5/11Tracheal aspirateICUNAYesDied (KPC)
3Primary
immunodeficiency
F278/15/11Throat, groin
surveillance
ICUMUDYesDied (KPC)
4LymphomaM298/23/11Peritoneal fluidICUNAYesDied
(underlying)
5Solid tumorM548/29/11Groin surveillanceICUNANoDied
(underlying)
6LymphomaM659/15/11Rectal surveillanceICUMUDYesDied (KPC)
7Aplastic anemiaM299/19/11Rectal surveillanceICUMRDYesDied (KPC)
8LymphomaM719/22/11Rectal surveillanceFloorMRDNoAlive
9BronchiectasisF599/26/11Rectal surveillanceICUNANoAlive
10Solid tumorF7210/6/11Rectal surveillanceICUNAYesDied (KPC)
11LymphomaM5010/17/11Throat, groin
surveillance
ICUMRDNoDied
(underlying)
12Solid tumorM4510/17/11Rectal surveillanceICUNANoDied
(underlying)
13Solid tumorM3911/3/11Throat, groin
surveillance
ICUNANoAlive
14Primary
immunodeficiency
M1911/10/11Throat, groin,
rectal surveillance
ICUMUDYesDied (KPC)
15BronchiectasisF6011/17/11Rectal surveillanceFloorNANoAlive
16Undefined
immunodeficiency
M5911/18/11Rectal surveillanceFloorNANoAlive
17Aplastic anemiaM3411/27/11Rectal surveillanceFloorNAYesDied
(underlying)
18Sickle cell diseaseF3712/14/11Rectal surveillanceFloorNANoAlive