Chapter 6. Bacterial, Fungal, and Parasitic Infections in the Transplant Patient

  1. Professor Andrew J. Cant1,
  2. Dr Angela Galloway2 and
  3. Dr Graham Jackson3
  1. G. Jones,
  2. J. Clark and
  3. A. Galloway

Published Online: 12 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470988763.ch6

Practical Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

Practical Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

How to Cite

Jones, G., Clark, J. and Galloway, A. (2007) Bacterial, Fungal, and Parasitic Infections in the Transplant Patient, in Practical Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (eds A. J. Cant, A. Galloway and G. Jackson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470988763.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Consultant Paediatric Immunologist, Director of Paediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne

  2. 2

    Consultant Microbiologist, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne

  3. 3

    Consultant Haematologist, Director of Adult Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405134019

Online ISBN: 9780470988763

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Keywords:

  • bacterial infections;
  • fungal infections;
  • parasitic infections;
  • enterococci;
  • nocardia

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Bacterial infections

  • Fungal infections

  • Defining fungal infections

  • Antifungal agents

  • Investigation of fungal infections

  • Parasitic infections

  • Infections pre-transplant