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A New Viral Coinfection: SARS-CoV-2 Pneumonia and Cytomegalovirus Pneumonitis in a Renal Transplant Recipient

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Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
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Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
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Academic Editor: Roger Frutos
Received: 1 June 2021 / Revised: 30 June 2021 / Accepted: 4 July 2021 / Published: 7 July 2021
SARS-CoV-2 has caused a global pandemic of an acute respiratory illness known as COVID-19. Patients with solid organ transplants receiving chronic immunosuppressive therapy are at risk of severe disease caused by opportunistic pathogens, including cytomegalovirus (CMV). We present the case of a renal transplant recipient presenting with hypoxic respiratory failure because of severe COVID-19, whose course was complicated by ganciclovir-resistant CMV pneumonitis. View Full-Text
Keywords: transplant; kidney; cytomegalovirus; CMV; COVID-19; SARS-CoV-2 transplant; kidney; cytomegalovirus; CMV; COVID-19; SARS-CoV-2
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Shaikh, A.S.; Shaim, H.; Caravedo, M.A.; Ong, K.M.; Reynoso, D. A New Viral Coinfection: SARS-CoV-2 Pneumonia and Cytomegalovirus Pneumonitis in a Renal Transplant Recipient. COVID 2021, 1, 115-119. https://0-doi-org.brum.beds.ac.uk/10.3390/covid1010010

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Shaikh AS, Shaim H, Caravedo MA, Ong KM, Reynoso D. A New Viral Coinfection: SARS-CoV-2 Pneumonia and Cytomegalovirus Pneumonitis in a Renal Transplant Recipient. COVID. 2021; 1(1):115-119. https://0-doi-org.brum.beds.ac.uk/10.3390/covid1010010

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Shaikh, Abdullah S., Hila Shaim, Maria A. Caravedo, Karen M. Ong, and David Reynoso. 2021. "A New Viral Coinfection: SARS-CoV-2 Pneumonia and Cytomegalovirus Pneumonitis in a Renal Transplant Recipient" COVID 1, no. 1: 115-119. https://0-doi-org.brum.beds.ac.uk/10.3390/covid1010010

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