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Pneumocystis carinii Infection in a Renal Transplant Recipient Presented as Walking Pneumonia Occurring 18 Years After Transplantation: A Case Report

Hsien-Fu Chiu 1 , Mei-Chin Wen 2 and Kuo-Hsiung Shu 1 , 3 , 4 , *
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1 Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
2 Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
3 School of Medicine, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
4 Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Lin Shin Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: June 2017, 19 (6); e13742
  • Published Online: June 11, 2017
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: November 11, 2016
  • Revised: February 8, 2017
  • Accepted: March 13, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.13742

To Cite: Chiu H, Wen M, Shu K. Pneumocystis carinii Infection in a Renal Transplant Recipient Presented as Walking Pneumonia Occurring 18 Years After Transplantation: A Case Report, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2017 ; 19(6):e13742. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.13742.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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