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Case report: bilateral upper lobe Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in a patient receiving aerosolized pentamidine.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2036765     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A case of progressive bilateral upper lobe Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in a patient receiving aerosolized pentamidine is presented. This is a recently recognized pattern in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome on aerosolized pentamidine. Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia must be considered as a possibility when this select subset of patients presents with this atypical upper lobe pattern.
T G Sanders; H M Northup; L H Wilf
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical radiology     Volume:  43     ISSN:  0009-9260     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Radiol     Publication Date:  1991 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-07-01     Completed Date:  1991-07-01     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1306016     Medline TA:  Clin Radiol     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  356-7     Citation Subset:  IM; X    
Department of Radiology, University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville 32209.
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MeSH Terms
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome / complications
Lung / pathology
Opportunistic Infections / complications*
Pentamidine / administration & dosage*,  therapeutic use
Pneumonia, Pneumocystis / complications*,  pathology,  radiography
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Aerosols; 100-33-4/Pentamidine

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