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Lethal Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia 24 Years After Kidney Transplantation

Babak Rezavand 1 , Mohammad Javad Hosseini 2 , * , Morteza Izadi 3 , Abbas Mahmoodzadeh Poornaki 1 , Javid Sadraei 4 , Behzad Einollahi 5 , Mohammad Reza Rezaimanesh 6 , Ozra Bagheri 2 and Jahangir Abdi 7
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1 Department of Parasitology, School of Medicine, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan, IR Iran
2 Molecular Biology Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Health Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Parasitology, Medical School, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Nephrology and Urology Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
6 Departmanet of Laboratory Sciences, Health Research Center, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, IR Iran
7 Department of Parasitology, School of Medicine, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, IR Iran
Article information
  • Nephro-Urology Monthly: March 01, 2014, 6 (2); e13605
  • Published Online: March 9, 2014
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: July 15, 2013
  • Revised: September 7, 2013
  • Accepted: December 30, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.13605

To Cite: Rezavand B, Hosseini M J, Izadi M, Mahmoodzadeh Poornaki A, Sadraei J, et al. Lethal Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia 24 Years After Kidney Transplantation, Nephro-Urol Mon. 2014 ; 6(2):e13605. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.13605.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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