Pneumocystis carinii Identified by Gram Stain of Lung Imprints

Macher, Abe M.; Shelhamer, James; Maclowry, James; Parker, Margaret; Masur, Henry
October 1983
Annals of Internal Medicine;Oct83, Vol. 99 Issue 4, p484
Academic Journal
Focuses on the technique used for the diagnosis of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia. Common diagnostic procedure for Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia; Description of the conventional gram-staining technique; Results of the conventional gram-staining of fresh lung tissue for the diagnosis of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia.


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