Aerosolized pentamidine: Effect on diagnosis and presentation of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid
  • Pentamidine
  • Pneumonia, Pneumocystis

abstract

  • The yield of bronchoalveolar lavage for P. carinii pneumonia in HIV-infected patients is lower in patients receiving aerosolized pentamidine. Unusual roentgenographic presentations and atypical gallium scans are also found in this setting.

publication date

  • May 15, 1990

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 2331119

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 750

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 112

number

  • 10