Quantification of cytomegalovirus DNA in BAL fluid: a longitudinal study in lung transplant recipients.

@article{Riise2000QuantificationOC,
  title={Quantification of cytomegalovirus DNA in BAL fluid: a longitudinal study in lung transplant recipients.},
  author={Gerdt C. Riise and Rune Andersson and Tomas Bergstr{\"o}m and Anders Lundmark and Folke N Nilsson and S. Olofsson},
  journal={Chest},
  year={2000},
  volume={118 6},
  pages={1653-60}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVES Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection is common in patients receiving solid organ transplants, and it is associated with increased morbidity as well as risk for development of chronic rejection. A rapid and sensitive diagnostic method would improve the therapeutic management of CMV infection, including the monitoring of treatment effects. We… CONTINUE READING