Nontuberculous mycobacterial disease is not a contraindication to lung transplantation in patients with cystic fibrosis: a retrospective analysis in a Danish patient population.

Abstract

Whether nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) disease is a contraindication to lung transplantation remains controversial. We conducted a nationwide study to evaluate the clinical importance of NTM infection among lung transplant patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) in Denmark and to determine if NTM infection poses a contraindication to lung transplantation… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2012.02.035

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@article{Qvist2013NontuberculousMD, title={Nontuberculous mycobacterial disease is not a contraindication to lung transplantation in patients with cystic fibrosis: a retrospective analysis in a Danish patient population.}, author={Tavs Qvist and Tanja Pressler and Vibeke \Ostergaard Thomsen and Martin Skov and Martin Iversen and Terese Lea Katzenstein}, journal={Transplantation proceedings}, year={2013}, volume={45 1}, pages={342-5} }