International Journal of Infection

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The Second Hit of Fatal Pneumonia by Cytomegalovirus in a Patient With Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection

Hsin-Ju Tang 1 , Huwi-Chun Chao 2 and Wen-Liang Yu 2 , 3 , *
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1 Departments of Nursing, Chi-Mei Medical Center, Tainan City, Taiwan
2 Intensive Care Medicine, Chi-Mei Medical Center, Tainan City, Taiwan
3 Department of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei City, Taiwan
Article information
  • International Journal of Infection: January 2017, 4 (1); e60153
  • Published Online: August 2, 2016
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: February 2, 2016
  • Accepted: February 3, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/iji-36837

To Cite: Tang H, Chao H, Yu W. The Second Hit of Fatal Pneumonia by Cytomegalovirus in a Patient With Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection, Int J Infect. 2017 ; 4(1):e60153. doi: 10.17795/iji-36837.

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