Donor tuberculosis issues: Potential scenarios and management

Camille Nelson Kotton, Michele I. Morris

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe AST Handbook of Transplant Infections
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages100-101
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781444397949
ISBN (Print)9780470658277
DOIs
StatePublished - May 6 2011

Keywords

  • Active TB - donor having history of active TB, site remote from transplant
  • Donor tuberculosis issues - potential scenarios and management
  • Donor, having history of latent TB - treated appropriately
  • Donor, history of active TB - site same as transplant, treated appropriately
  • Latent TB
  • New diagnosis of latent TB (by TST or IGRA) - no evidence of active TB
  • New diagnosis of latent TB (by TST or IGRA) - no evidence of active TB
  • Risk for transmission
  • Test with TST or IGRA
  • Unexplained pulmonary apical fibrosis in donor - without cavitation and additional testing

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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