Pseudomonas infections in children with human immunodeficiency virus infection.

@article{Roilides1992PseudomonasII,
  title={Pseudomonas infections in children with human immunodeficiency virus infection.},
  author={Emmanuel Roilides and Karina M. Butler and Robert N Husson and Brigitta U. M{\"u}ller and Linda L. Lewis and Philip A. Pizzo},
  journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal},
  year={1992},
  volume={11 7},
  pages={547-53}
}
Thirteen bacteremias and 25 nonbacteremic infections caused by Pseudomonas spp. occurred in 22 of 236 children with human immunodeficiency virus infection with a rate of infection of 0.098 (bacteremia, 0.030) per patient year. Four patients were neutropenic (less than 500/microliters). Central venous catheter (CVC)-related infections were most frequent (n = 20) followed by otitis externa (n = 6) and pneumonia (n = 5). Pseudomonas aeruginosa was the most common isolate and caused both CVC… CONTINUE READING

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