Table 3.

Infectious causes of death after kidney transplantation among first kidney transplant recipients enrolled in the Finnish Registry for Kidney Diseases (n=3249)

Type of Infection (%)All, n=2041990–1999, n=1512000–2012, n=53
Pulmonary infection92 (45)73 (48)19 (36)
Septicemia78 (38)56 (37)22 (42)
Gastroenteric infection12 (6)9 (6)3 (6)
Fungal infection6 (3)3 (2)3 (6)
Viral infection4 (2)1 (1)3 (6)
Tuberculosis2 (1)1 (1)1 (1)
Other10 (5)8 (5)2 (3)