High ferritin levels are associated with hepatosplenic candidiasis in hematopoietic stem cell transplant candidates


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GÜZEL TUNÇCAN Ö. , YEGİN Z. A. , ÖZKURT Z. N. , ERBAŞ G. , Aki S. Z. , ŞENOL E. , ...Daha Fazla

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, cilt.14, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 14
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijid.2009.11.028
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Özet

Objectives: Invasive fungal infections (IFI) are a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) recipients. Hepatosplenic candidiasis (HSC) is defined as a distinct form of invasive candidiasis, with liver, spleen, and kidney involvement, in patients with hematological disorders.