An immunocompromised host with bilateral pulmonary infiltrates.

  title={An immunocompromised host with bilateral pulmonary infiltrates.},
  author={M D Levin and Gerard J. J. van Doornum},
  journal={The Netherlands journal of medicine},
  volume={62 6},
  pages={197, 210}
A 36-year-old man was admitted at our haematology ward in the winter season because of fever and a nonproductive cough for two days. He had a myeloablative allogeneic blood stem cell transplantation ten months earlier for chronic myelogeneous leukaemia in the first chronic phase. The transplantation had been complicated by a treatment-related pneumonitis for which he received immunosuppressive drugs and by Epstein-Barr virus-related lymphoproliferative disease for which he had received a single… CONTINUE READING