Pneumocystis Infections

Known as: Pneumocystis Infection, Pneumocystis Infections [Disease/Finding], PNEUMOCYSTIS CARINII INFECTION 
Infections with species in the genus PNEUMOCYSTIS, a fungus causing interstitial plasma cell pneumonia (PNEUMONIA, PNEUMOCYSTIS) and other infections… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Dectin-1 is a C-type lectin involved in the recognition of β-glucans found in the cell walls of fungi. We generated dectin-1… (More)
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2007
2007
Acquisition of Pneumocystis jirovecii infection early in life has been confirmed by serologic studies. However, no evidence of… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Pneumocystis infection in humans was originally described in 1942. The organism was initially thought to be a protozoan, but more… (More)
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2004
2004
Pneumocystis causes pneumonia in immunodeficient hosts but also likely causes infection in healthy hosts. To characterize… (More)
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2004
2004
Pneumocystis infection occurs worldwide, and most individuals test seropositive for Pneumocystis early in childhood. Little is… (More)
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1999
1999
Ninety-five bronchoalveolar lavage specimens from 63 immunocompetent adult patients with primary pulmonary disease were analyzed… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND An extrahuman reservoir of human pathogenic Pneumocystis carinii remains unknown. Host to host transmission has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The rapid, empiric institution of broad-spectrum antibacterial therapy for the febrile, neutropenic patient has had a profound… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) continues to be the most common index diagnosis in the acquired immunodeficiency… (More)
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1992
1992
Two studies were performed to compare the sensitivity of DNA amplification with immunofluorescence for the detection of… (More)
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