False-positive serum (1, 3)-β-D-glucan elevation due to intake of seaweed in a hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipient

Norisato Hashimoto, Takehiko Mori, Risa Hashida, Masatoshi Sakurai, Yuya Koda, Takaaki Toyama, Jun Kato, Shinichiro Okamoto

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3 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Article numbere12653
JournalTransplant Infectious Disease
Volume19
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Apr 1

Keywords

  • false-positive
  • invasive fungal infection
  • kelp
  • seaweed
  • stem cell transplant
  • β-D-glucan

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Transplantation
  • Infectious Diseases

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