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Pneumonia in the immunocompromised host
AIDS: M. avium (31%), P. jirovecii (13%), CMV (11%), H. capsulatum (7%), S. pneumoniae (GPDC), H. influenzae (GNCB), P. aeruginosa (GNR), Enterobacteriaceae (GNR), C. neoformans, M. tuberculosis (AFB), other mycobacteria, C. immitis, P. marneffei, Rhodococcus equi (GPR).
Neutropenic: S. aureus (GPC), Pseudomonas sp. (GNR), Klebsiella sp ., enterobacter (GNR), Bacteroides sp. and other oral anaerobes, legionella, candida, aspergillus, mucor.
Transplant recipients: CMV (60–70%), P. aeruginosa (GNR), S. aureus (GPC), S. pneumoniae (GPDC), legionella (GNR), RSV, influenza virus, P. jirovecii, aspergillus, P. boydii, nocardia, strongyloides.
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McPhee, Stephen J., et al. "Pneumonia in Immunocompromised Host." Guide to Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., McGraw-Hill Education, 2017. Emergency Central, emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619306/all/Pneumonia_in_immunocompromised_host.
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. Pneumonia in immunocompromised host. Guide to Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619306/all/Pneumonia_in_immunocompromised_host. Accessed April 25, 2019.
McPhee, S. J., Lu, C. M., & Nicoll, D. (2017). Pneumonia in immunocompromised host. In Guide to Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619306/all/Pneumonia_in_immunocompromised_host
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. Pneumonia in Immunocompromised Host [Internet]. In: Guide to Diagnostic Tests. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. [cited 2019 April 25]. Available from: https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619306/all/Pneumonia_in_immunocompromised_host.
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