This work was presented in part at the American Society of Transplant Surgeon's 13th Annual State-of-the-Art Winter Symposium, January 31–February 3, 2013, Miami, FL.
Transmission of Balamuthia mandrillaris Through Solid Organ Transplantation: Utility of Organ Recipient Serology to Guide Clinical Management
Version of Record online: 19 MAY 2014
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American Journal of Transplantation
Volume 14, Issue 6, pages 1417–1424, June 2014
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Gupte, A. A., Hocevar, S. N., Lea, A. S., Kulkarni, R. D., Schain, D. C., Casey, M. J., Zendejas-Ruiz, I. R., Chung, W. K., Mbaeyi, C., Roy, S. L., Visvesvara, G. S., da Silva, A. J., Tallaj, J., Eckhoff, D. and Baddley, J. W. (2014), Transmission of Balamuthia mandrillaris Through Solid Organ Transplantation: Utility of Organ Recipient Serology to Guide Clinical Management. American Journal of Transplantation, 14: 1417–1424. doi: 10.1111/ajt.12726
- Issue online: 22 MAY 2014
- Version of Record online: 19 MAY 2014
- Manuscript Accepted: 24 FEB 2014
- Manuscript Revised: 6 FEB 2014
- Manuscript Received: 24 SEP 2013
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