Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection of a native polycystic kidney following renal, transplantation Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Critical Illness
  • Renal Replacement Therapy

abstract

  • Mycobacterial tuberculosis, though not common, must be recognized as a potential source of infection of native polycystic kidneys in immunocompromised transplant recipients. Similar to the pattern observed with more common pathogens, these infections may be difficult to eradicate with standard antimicrobial drug regimens.

publication date

  • July 15, 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00007890-199807150-00019

PubMed ID

  • 9679832

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 118

end page

  • 20

volume

  • 66

number

  • 1