Absence of human Bocavirus in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of lung transplant patients
Lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) remain one of the most common infectious diseases presentations. Despite extensive investigations, the etiologic agents of LRTIs remain elusive with pathogens identified in approximately 35% of patients including lung transplant recipients.
Miyakis, S., Van Hal, S. J., Barratt, J., Stark, D., Marriott, D., Harkness, J. (2009). Absence of human Bocavirus in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of lung transplant patients. Journal of Clinical Virology, 44 (2), 179-180.