publication . Article . 2011

Spontaneous pneumothorax in an allogeneic cell transplant recipient with invasive pulmonary aspergillosis and antecedent RSV pneumonitis

John K Tam; Michelle L Poon; Liang Piu Koh; Lynette Teo; Li Yang Hsu;
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  • Published: 01 Mar 2011 Journal: Mediterranean Journal of Hematology and Infectious Diseases, volume 3, issue 1 (issn: 2035-3006, eissn: 2035-3006, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: PAGEPress Publications
Abstract
<!--StartFragment--><span style="font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: Cambria; mso-fareast-font-family: ";Times New Roman";; mso-bidi-font-family: ";Times New Roman";; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA; mso-bidi-font-weight: bold; mso-no-proof: yes;">We report a case of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (IPA) following respiratory syncytial virus infection in an allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HCT) recipient with chronic graft-versus-host disease. Delayed diagnosis of IPA resulted in the development of a pneumothorax, a rare consequence of fungal pneumonia.</span><span style="font-size: ...
Subjects
mesheuropmc: humanities
free text keywords: Case Reports, Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs, RC633-647.5, respiratory syncytial virus, invasive pulmonary aspergillosis, pneumothorax, allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Related Organizations

Kotloff, RM, Ahya, VN, Crawford, SW. Pulmonary complications of solid organ and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2004; 170: 22-48 [PubMed] [DOI]

Khushalani, NI, Bakri, FG, Wentling, D, Brown, K, Mohr, A, Anderson, B, Keesler, C, Ball, D, Bernstein, ZP, Bernstein, SH, Czuczman, MS, Segal, BH, McCarthy, PL. Respiratory syncytial virus infection in the late bone marrow transplant period: report of three cases and review. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2001; 27: 1071-3 [PubMed] [DOI]

Segal, BH. Aspergillosis. N Engl J Med. 2009; 360: 1870-84 [PubMed] [DOI]

Kobashi, Y, Kimura, M, Tano, Y, Matsushima, T. Chronic necrotizing pulmonary aspergillosis complicated by pneumothorax. Nihon Kyobu Shikkan Gakkai Zasshi. 1996; 34: 210-5 [PubMed]

Thurnheer, R, Moll, C, Rothlin, M, Krause, M. Chronic necrotizing pulmonary aspergillosis complicated by pneumothorax. Infection. 2004; 32: 239-41 [PubMed] [DOI]

Guo, YL, Chen, YQ, Wang, K, Qin, SM, Wu, C, Kong, JL. Accuracy of BAL galactomannan in diagnosing invasive aspergillosis: a bivariate metaanalysis and systematic review. Chest. 2010; 138: 817-24 [PubMed] [DOI]

Azoulay, E, Mokart, D, Rabbat, A, Pene, F, Kouatchet, A, Bruneel, F, Vincent, F, Hamidfar, R, Moreau, D, Mohammedi, I, Epinette, G, Beduneau, G, Castelain, V, de Lassence, A, Gruson, D, Lemiale, V, Renard, B, Chevret, S, Schlemmer, B. Diagnostic bronchoscopy in hematology and oncology patients with acute respiratory failure: prospective multicenter data. Crit Care Med. 2008; 36: 100-7 [PubMed] [DOI]

Nichols, WG, Gooley, T, Boeckh, M. Community-acquired respiratory syncytial virus and parainfluenza virus infections after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center experience. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2001; 7 (Suppl): 11S-15S [OpenAIRE] [PubMed] [DOI]

Marr, KA, Carter, RA, Boeckh, M, Martin, P, Corey, L. Invasive aspergillosis in allogeneic stem cell transplant recipients: changes in epidemiology and risk factors. Blood. 2002; 100: 4358-66 [PubMed] [DOI]

Abstract
<!--StartFragment--><span style="font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: Cambria; mso-fareast-font-family: ";Times New Roman";; mso-bidi-font-family: ";Times New Roman";; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA; mso-bidi-font-weight: bold; mso-no-proof: yes;">We report a case of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (IPA) following respiratory syncytial virus infection in an allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HCT) recipient with chronic graft-versus-host disease. Delayed diagnosis of IPA resulted in the development of a pneumothorax, a rare consequence of fungal pneumonia.</span><span style="font-size: ...
Subjects
mesheuropmc: humanities
free text keywords: Case Reports, Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs, RC633-647.5, respiratory syncytial virus, invasive pulmonary aspergillosis, pneumothorax, allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Related Organizations

Kotloff, RM, Ahya, VN, Crawford, SW. Pulmonary complications of solid organ and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2004; 170: 22-48 [PubMed] [DOI]

Khushalani, NI, Bakri, FG, Wentling, D, Brown, K, Mohr, A, Anderson, B, Keesler, C, Ball, D, Bernstein, ZP, Bernstein, SH, Czuczman, MS, Segal, BH, McCarthy, PL. Respiratory syncytial virus infection in the late bone marrow transplant period: report of three cases and review. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2001; 27: 1071-3 [PubMed] [DOI]

Segal, BH. Aspergillosis. N Engl J Med. 2009; 360: 1870-84 [PubMed] [DOI]

Kobashi, Y, Kimura, M, Tano, Y, Matsushima, T. Chronic necrotizing pulmonary aspergillosis complicated by pneumothorax. Nihon Kyobu Shikkan Gakkai Zasshi. 1996; 34: 210-5 [PubMed]

Thurnheer, R, Moll, C, Rothlin, M, Krause, M. Chronic necrotizing pulmonary aspergillosis complicated by pneumothorax. Infection. 2004; 32: 239-41 [PubMed] [DOI]

Guo, YL, Chen, YQ, Wang, K, Qin, SM, Wu, C, Kong, JL. Accuracy of BAL galactomannan in diagnosing invasive aspergillosis: a bivariate metaanalysis and systematic review. Chest. 2010; 138: 817-24 [PubMed] [DOI]

Azoulay, E, Mokart, D, Rabbat, A, Pene, F, Kouatchet, A, Bruneel, F, Vincent, F, Hamidfar, R, Moreau, D, Mohammedi, I, Epinette, G, Beduneau, G, Castelain, V, de Lassence, A, Gruson, D, Lemiale, V, Renard, B, Chevret, S, Schlemmer, B. Diagnostic bronchoscopy in hematology and oncology patients with acute respiratory failure: prospective multicenter data. Crit Care Med. 2008; 36: 100-7 [PubMed] [DOI]

Nichols, WG, Gooley, T, Boeckh, M. Community-acquired respiratory syncytial virus and parainfluenza virus infections after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center experience. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2001; 7 (Suppl): 11S-15S [OpenAIRE] [PubMed] [DOI]

Marr, KA, Carter, RA, Boeckh, M, Martin, P, Corey, L. Invasive aspergillosis in allogeneic stem cell transplant recipients: changes in epidemiology and risk factors. Blood. 2002; 100: 4358-66 [PubMed] [DOI]

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publication . Article . 2011

Spontaneous pneumothorax in an allogeneic cell transplant recipient with invasive pulmonary aspergillosis and antecedent RSV pneumonitis

John K Tam; Michelle L Poon; Liang Piu Koh; Lynette Teo; Li Yang Hsu;