A cluster of cases of pneumocystis pneumonia identified by shotgun metagenomics approach

J Infect. 2019 Feb;78(2):158-169. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2018.08.013. Epub 2018 Aug 24.
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Keywords: Diagnose; Metagenomics sequencing; Pneumocystis pneumonia.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid / microbiology
  • Female
  • High-Throughput Nucleotide Sequencing
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Metagenomics / methods*
  • Middle Aged
  • Pneumocystis carinii / isolation & purification*
  • Pneumonia / microbiology
  • Pneumonia / virology
  • Pneumonia, Pneumocystis / blood
  • Pneumonia, Pneumocystis / diagnosis*
  • Pneumonia, Pneumocystis / microbiology
  • Sputum
  • Thorax / diagnostic imaging
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed