Be vigilant for cryptococcal infection in lung transplant patients
By Michael Woodhead
28 Aug 2018
Immunosuppression and environmental exposures mean that cryptococcal infection is an ongoing risk for lung transplant recipients, according to the authors of a major case series from Victoria. Already known to be one of the most common invasive fungal infections in solid organ transplant recipients, cryptococcosis was also recorded in eleven of 800 recipients of lung ...