Adverse Occurrence type:
Time to detection:
Alerting signals, symptoms, evidence of occurrence:
Fatigue, malaise, hemoptysis,respiratory distress, shock, CNS symptoms
Demonstration of imputability or root cause:
Proven: Parasite visualised at bronchoscopy. Strongyloides and Vancomycin resistant enterococcus found in CSF. Three allograft recipients from same donor (heart, kidney and kidney/pancreas) were seronegative for strongyloides IgG by EIA and were diagnosed with infection post-transplant. No information available for the liver recipient. Donor was seropositive for strongyloides.