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Clinical indicators of Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia (PCP) in South African children infected with the human immunodeficiency virus


, : Clinical indicators of Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia (PCP) in South African children infected with the human immunodeficiency virus. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 10(4): 282-285

Background: Pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) caused by Pneumocystis jiroveci is common in HIV-infected children, producing substantial morbidity and mortality. Initiation of timely, effective therapy depends on clinical identification of children with PCP. Objective: To develop a clinical decision rule to diagnose PCP in HIV-infected children for use where diagnostic resources are limited.

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PMID: 16460981

DOI: 10.1016/j.ijid.2005.06.007


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