32. Management of Selected Parasitic Infections after Transplant

  1. Deepali Kumar MD, MSc, FRCPC and
  2. Atul Humar MD, MSc, FRCPC
  1. Sanjay Mehta MD, DTM&H1 and
  2. Robert Huang MD2

Published Online: 5 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444397949.ch32

The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections

The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections

How to Cite

Mehta, S. and Huang, R. (2011) Management of Selected Parasitic Infections after Transplant, in The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections (eds D. Kumar and A. Humar), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444397949.ch32

Editor Information

  1. Transplant Infectious Diseases, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

Author Information

  1. 1

    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 13 MAY 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470658277

Online ISBN: 9781444397949

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Keywords:

  • management of selected parasitic infections - after transplant;
  • cryptosporidiosis;
  • amebiasis (Entamoeba histolytica);
  • Giardiasis (Giardia lamblia);
  • Isosporiasis (Isospora belli) TMP;
  • microsporidiosis - CNS or disseminated;
  • malaria (Plasmodium falciparum or P. malariae);
  • Toxoplasma gondii - disseminated/CNS acute encephalitis;
  • Strongyloidiasis (Strongyloides stercoralis);
  • G6PD, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase