Pulmonary disease due to Mycobacterium xenopi in a renal allograft recipient: report of a case and review.

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A 39-year-old man with pulmonary disease due to Mycobacterium xenopi is described. He had received prednisone and azathioprine for 5 years and prednisone in combination with cyclosporin A for 1 year in an effort to prevent rejection of his renal transplant. Shortly after the renal allograft was removed because of chronic rejection, the patient developed… (More)

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@article{Weber1989PulmonaryDD, title={Pulmonary disease due to Mycobacterium xenopi in a renal allograft recipient: report of a case and review.}, author={J C Weber and Thomas Mettang and E Staerz and Christoph Machleidt and Uwe Kuhlmann}, journal={Reviews of infectious diseases}, year={1989}, volume={11 6}, pages={964-9} }