Globalization of pediatric transplantation: The risk of tuberculosis or not tuberculosis.

@article{McCulloch2017GlobalizationOP,
  title={Globalization of pediatric transplantation: The risk of tuberculosis or not tuberculosis.},
  author={Mignon Irene McCulloch and Philana Ling Lin},
  journal={Pediatric transplantation},
  year={2017},
  volume={21 3}
}
The risk of TB among pediatric SOT recipients increases as the globalization of medical care continues to broaden. Unlike adults, children and especially infants are more susceptible to TB as a complication after transplantation. Little data exist regarding the true incidence of TB and the optimal risk-based management of this very vulnerable population… CONTINUE READING