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October 30, 2012

Donor-Derived Fungal Infections in Organ Transplant Recipients: Guidelines of the American Society of Transplantation, Infectious Diseases Community of Practice


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Fungal infections including candida and mould infections are an important cause of morbidity and mortality in the post-transplant population. These guidelines of the American Society of Transplantation address the important issue of fungal transmission from donors. For example, donor-derived candidiasis can occur in kidney transplant recipients where preservative fluid contamination is a common source. This […]

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