Intestinal domination and the risk of bacteremia in patients undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bacteremia
  • Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

abstract

  • During allo-HSCT, the diversity and stability of the intestinal flora are disrupted, resulting in domination by bacteria associated with subsequent bacteremia. Assessment of fecal microbiota identifies patients at highest risk for bloodstream infection during allo-HCST.

publication date

  • October 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3657523

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/cid/cis580

PubMed ID

  • 22718773

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 905

end page

  • 14

volume

  • 55

number

  • 7