Cryptosporidial infections after solid organ transplantation in children.

  title={Cryptosporidial infections after solid organ transplantation in children.},
  author={D A Gerber and Michael C. Green and Ronald Jaffe and David Greenberg and George V Mazariegos and Jorge Luis Reyes},
  journal={Pediatric transplantation},
  volume={4 1},
The diagnosis and treatment of moderate-to-severe diarrhea in solid organ transplant recipients is often a challenge because of the variety of infectious and non-infectious causes. The morbidity associated with this clinical condition is of particular significance in the pediatric population where malnutrition may lead to poor growth and development. Rarely, Cryptosporidium has been identified as the cause of clinically significant diarrhea in pediatric solid organ transplant patients. A… CONTINUE READING


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-9 of 9 extracted citations

Cryptosporidiosis in paediatric renal transplantation

Pediatric Nephrology • 2009
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…