Posts Tagged ‘Blastomyces dermatitidis’

April 14, 2012

Multicenter study of histoplasmosis and blastomycosis after solid organ transplantation


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Endemic fungi can cause severe infections in solid organ transplant recipients. This retrospective review from 3 transplant centres reviews the presentation and management of 30 solid organ transplant recipients with histoplasmosis or blastomycosis between 1998 and 2008, noting an incidence of infection of 0.5%. The majority of the patients were renal transplants. Time of onset […]

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