Invasive fungal infections among organ transplant recipients: results of the Transplant-Associated Infection Surveillance Network (TRANSNET).

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Journal Article


Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, Volume 50, Issue 8, p.1101-11 (2010)


2010, Adolescent, Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Center-Authored Paper, Child, Child, Preschool, Cohort Studies, Female, Humans, Immunocompromised Host, Incidence, Infant, Male, Middle Aged, Mycoses, Prospective Studies, Sentinel Surveillance, Transplants, United States, Young Adult


Invasive fungal infections (IFIs) are a major cause of morbidity and mortality among organ transplant recipients. Multicenter prospective surveillance data to determine disease burden and secular trends are lacking.