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Genitourinary Tuberculosis after Renal Transplantation: Report of 3 Cases and Review

Lorraine Dowdy, Moti Ramgopal, Thomas Hoffman, Gaetano Ciancio, George Burke, David Roth, Carolyn Mies, Broderick Jones and Joshua Miller

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

Published on behalf of Infectious Diseases Society of America

Volume 32, issue 4, pages 662-666
Published in print February 2001 | ISSN: 1058-4838
Published online February 2001 | e-ISSN: 1537-6591 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/318723
Genitourinary Tuberculosis after Renal Transplantation: Report of 3 Cases and Review

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Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection of the genitourinary tract is an uncommon disease in renal transplant recipients and presentation is atypical. Genitourinary tuberculosis is associated with graft rejection, and this diagnosis should be considered for renal transplant recipients with unexplained fever and constitutional symptoms.

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Subjects: Infectious Diseases ; Immunology ; Public Health and Epidemiology ; Microbiology

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