Disseminated nocardiosis after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation

M. A. Elliott, Ayalew Tefferi, W. F. Marshall, Martha Lacy

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Abstract

Nocardia infarction is rare in bone marrow transplant recipients; only 10 cases have been reported. We describe a case of disseminated nocardiosis after allogeneic BMT with positive blood cultures and multiple cerebral and hepatosplenic abscesses.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)425-426
Number of pages2
JournalBone Marrow Transplantation
Volume20
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 1 1997

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Nocardia Infections
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Infarction
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Transplant Recipients
Blood Culture

Keywords

  • Bone marrow transplantation
  • Immunosuppression
  • Nocardiosis
  • Transplantation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hematology
  • Transplantation

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Disseminated nocardiosis after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation. / Elliott, M. A.; Tefferi, Ayalew; Marshall, W. F.; Lacy, Martha.

In: Bone Marrow Transplantation, Vol. 20, No. 5, 01.09.1997, p. 425-426.

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