DisseminatedNocardia transvalensis infection resembling pulmonary infarction in a liver transplant recipient

Infections due to Nocardia transvalensis are extremely rare: only four disseminated infections with this pathogen have been reported, three of which ended fatally. This is the first report of a liver transplant recipient with Nocardia transvalensis infection. The patient had disseminated infection with pulmonary involvement, which presented as pulmonary… CONTINUE READING