Granulomatous Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in patients with malignancy.

@article{Bondoc2002GranulomatousPC,
  title={Granulomatous Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in patients with malignancy.},
  author={Anna York Bondoc and Dorothy A. White},
  journal={Thorax},
  year={2002},
  volume={57 5},
  pages={435-7}
}
BACKGROUND A review was undertaken of the clinical features and results of diagnostic tests in non-HIV infected patients who developed granulomatous Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP). METHODS A retrospective review was performed of the charts and radiographs of patients with a granulomatous reaction to P carinii identified from computerised pathology records at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, a university affiliated tertiary care hospital. RESULTS Three cases were identified; the… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-9 of 9 references

A controlled trial of early adjunctive treatment with corticosteroids for Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome . California Collaborative Treatment Group

  • SA Bozette, FR Sattler, J Chiu
  • N Engl J Med
  • 1990

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…