Donor-derived infections

Michael G. Ison*

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe AST Handbook of Transplant Infections
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)9781444397949
ISBN (Print)9780470658277
StatePublished - May 6 2011


  • Active viremia - herpes, acute EBV (mononucleosis)
  • Bacterial or fungal sepsis (candidemia)
  • Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
  • Donor-derived infections
  • Endemic mycoses
  • Infection of central nervous system - viral encephalitis (JC, West Nile virus, rabies, HSV)
  • Parasitic infections - Trypanosoma cruzi, Leishmania, Strongyloides, Toxoplasma)
  • Potential infections - transmitted from donor to recipient
  • Viral hepatitis (A, B, C, or E)
  • West Nile virus infection

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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