Strongyloides stercoralis hyperinfection after allogeneic stem cell transplantation

Abstract

Strongyloides hyperinfection is a potentially fatal syndrome associated with deficient cell-mediated immunity. However, despite the severe deficiency of cell-mediated immunity seen after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), this syndrome has rarely been reported, even in endemic areas such as South America. A 35-year-old man underwent a… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/bmt.2008.383

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