pneumocystis carinii pneumonia


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Related to pneumocystis carinii pneumonia: Kaposi's sarcoma
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Noun1.pneumocystis carinii pneumonia - pneumonia occurring in infants or in persons with impaired immune systems (as AIDS victims)
pneumonia - respiratory disease characterized by inflammation of the lung parenchyma (excluding the bronchi) with congestion caused by viruses or bacteria or irritants
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pneumocystis carinii pneumonia

n. neumonía neumocístíca carinii, tipo de pulmonía aguda intersticial causada por el bacilo Pneumocysti carinii, considerada una de las infecciones oportunistas comunes del SIDA.
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Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in patients without acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: associated illness and prior corticosteroid therapy.
Improvements in outcomes of acute respiratory failure for patients with HIV related Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia.
Imaging features of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia.
Infections such as CMV and Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia were revealed at the autopsy, which had not been treated and hence had progressed in their disease course.
Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in patients in the developing world who have acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Ineffectiveness of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole prophylaxis and the importance of bacterial and viral co-infections in African children with Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia.
Management and outcome patterns for adult Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, 1985 to 1995: comparison of HIV-associated cases to other immunocompromised states.
Medications used for treatment side effects Medication Indication Leuprolide Amenorrhea Mesna Bladder toxicity and cancers from cyclophosphamide irritation Nystatin Oral and fungal infections Histamine-2 receptor antagonists Gastritis that can occur with and proton-pump inhibitors high-dose steroids Vitamin D, calcium, and Osteoporosis with chronic steroid bisphosphonates use Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia prophylaxis
It was approved in March 1987 for persons with CD4+ cell counts of less than 200 or persons with a documented case of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP).
In 1982, I and a group of other young physicians, residents in Internal Medicine, chuckled nervously over the description of a young gay man with Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia and Kaposi's sarcoma as suffering from W.
TB frequently occurs early in the course of HIV infection, often months to years before other opportunistic infections such as Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia.
Approved November 25, 1992 for the treatment of mild to moderate Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) in patients who are intolerant to Bactrim or Septra.