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Imaging patterns of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia in HIV-positive and renal transplant patients - a multicentre study

Published inSwiss Medical Weekly, vol. 149, w20130
Publication date2019
Abstract

To investigate differences in chest computed tomography (CT) and chest radiographs (CXRs) of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PJP) between renal transplant recipients (RTRs) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive patients.

Keywords
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Female
  • HIV Infections
  • Humans
  • Immunocompromised Host
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Lung/diagnostic imaging
  • Lymph Nodes/diagnostic imaging
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Pneumonia, Pneumocystis/diagnostic imaging
  • Radiography
  • Registries
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Transplant Recipients
Funding
  • Swiss National Science Foundation - 177499
  • Autre - Swiss HIV Cohort Study SHCS project no. 756; Swiss Transplant Cohort Study STCS, project no. 055; the SHCS research foundation
Citation (ISO format)
CHRISTE, Andreas et al. Imaging patterns of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia in HIV-positive and renal transplant patients - a multicentre study. In: Swiss Medical Weekly, 2019, vol. 149, p. w20130. doi: 10.4414/smw.2019.20130
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ISSN of the journal1424-7860
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