interstitial plasma cell pneumonia

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Noun1.interstitial plasma cell 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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HRCT-features of Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia and their evolution before and after treatment in non-HIV immunocompromised patients.
2,3) Among patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia (PCP) is the most common etiology, accounting for 80% of pneumothoraces.
Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia and pneumomediastinum in an anti-TNFalpha naive patient with ulcerative colitis.
5,10] This assay is also positive in patients with Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia.
The main differential diagnosis of pulmonary Rhodococcus infection in transplant recipients includes viral or bacterial pneumonia, lung abscess, Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia, nocardiosis, actinomycosis, mycobacterial and fungal infections.
Adjunctive corticosteroids for pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia in patients with HIV-infection.
Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia is a common opportunistic infection in HIV-infected patients but can also occur in patients with hematologic and solid malignancies.