Pulmonary strongyloidiasis following renal transplantation without travel to an endemic area Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • We report a case of Strongyloides stercoralis hyperinfection in an immunosuppressed individual occurring in a non-endemic area. Geographic risk is not sufficient to rule out Strongyloidiasis in susceptible individuals presenting with severe pulmonary disease.

publication date

  • July 15, 2014