Disseminated nocardiosis after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations


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
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 1 1997



  • Bone marrow transplantation
  • Immunosuppression
  • Nocardiosis
  • Transplantation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hematology
  • Transplantation

Cite this