Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in allogeneic bone marrow transplantation patients

Abstract

Bone marrow transplant (BMT) recipients are prone to bacterial, viral and fungal infections. Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection can occur in these patients, but the incidence is lower than that of other infections. This report describes four patients with Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection identified from 641 adult patients who received a BMT over a 12… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bmt.1701930

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