Insidious course of cytomegalovirus infection in hand transplant recipient: case report, diagnostics, and treatment.

@article{Chelmonski2011InsidiousCO,
  title={Insidious course of cytomegalovirus infection in hand transplant recipient: case report, diagnostics, and treatment.},
  author={Adam Chelmonski and Jerzy Jabłecki and Tobiasz Szajerka},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  year={2011},
  volume={43 7},
  pages={2827-30}
}
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection is common in solid organ and composite tissue transplant recipients and so becomes an ever more important issue for clinicians of every specialty. In this article we describe a case of CMV infection in a hand transplant recipient, which led to an episode of acute rejection early posttransplantation that was unresponsive to… CONTINUE READING