Molecular Evidence of Interhuman Transmission of Pneumocystis Pneumonia among Renal Transplant Recipients Hospitalized with HIV-Infected Patients
, Philippe Vanhems†, Sandrine Couray-Targe‡, René-Pierre Gillibert†, Christell Ganne‡, Nathalie Nizard†, Cyrille Colin‡, Jacques Fabry†, Jean-Louis Touraine§, Guy van Melle¶, Aimable Nahimana¶, Patrick Francioli¶1
, and Philippe M. Hauser¶1
Author affiliations: *Hôpital de la Croix-Rousse, Lyon, France; †Université Claude Bernard and INSEM U271, Lyon, France; ‡Hospices Civils de Lyon, Lyon, France; §Hôpital Edouard-Herriot, Lyon, France; ¶Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
Figure 3. Frequency distribution of Pneumocystis jirovecii types observed in 30 HIV-infected patients and nine renal transplant recipients from 1994 through 1996 at building A of the Edouard-Herriot Hospital.
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