Simultaneous Pneumocystis carinii and pneumococcal pneumonia in human immunodeficiency virus-infected children

A. Glatman-Freedman, J. M. Ewig, J. Dobroszycki, S. Mitsudo, J. H. Glaser

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Abstract

Three children with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome who had pneumonia develop were infected simultaneously with Pneumocystis carinii and Streptococcus pneumoniae. Such coexistence has not been previously reported in children. One patient received prophylactic treatment against Pneumocystis carinii before his illness.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)169-171
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Pediatrics
Volume132
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 1998
Externally publishedYes

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