Parasitic infections

  title={Parasitic infections},
  author={Dr. Hala Al Daghistani},
  journal={American Journal of Transplantation},
International travel and shifting patterns of immigration have increased the importance of awareness of the major clinical syndromes associated with infections due to parasites. Parasites cause over 2 billion infections per year worldwide. In the immunocompromised host these infections generally represent reactivation of infection from donor or in the allograft recipient often long after the initial infection. Many clinicians have limited familiarity with the clinical syndromes associated with… Expand
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