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Risk for Pneumocystis carinii transmission among patients with pneumonia: a molecular epidemiology study.
Emerging infectious diseases
Publication types: Journal Article - Publication Status: ppublish
We report a molecular typing and epidemiologic analysis of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) cases diagnosed in our geographic area from 1990 to 2000. Our analysis suggests that transmission from patients with active PCP to susceptible persons caused only a few, if any, PCP cases in our setting.
Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Epidemiology, Molecular, Female, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Pneumocystis, Pneumonia, Pneumocystis, Polymerase Chain Reaction, Risk Factors
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