Table 3—

Bronchoalvedar larage parameters in lung transplant recipients with and without organisms in the bronchoalvedar larage

Volume mlTotal cell count cells×1000·mL−1Lymphs %AM %PMN %sCD14 ng·mL−1Albumin µg·mL−1
With only CMV on culture (n=6)
 Median100180266159.845
 Range68–110100–4304.8–7850–892.0–408.0–10019–162
With bacteria on culture (n=10)
 Median8726012813.71548
 Range40–109140–17003.8–3263–900.4–105.3–5422–324
Without organisms (n=10)
 Median8513017743.710.733
 Range59–112110–4402.5–3264–921.6–186.3–1615–64
  • Lymphs: lymphocytes

  • AM: alveolar macrophage

  • PMN: neutrophils

  • sCD14: soluble CD14

  • CMV: cytomegalovirus