Can bacteraemia lead to false positive results in 1,3-beta-D-glucan test? Analysis of 83 bacteraemia episodes in high-risk patients for invasive fungal infections


Metan G. , KOÇ A. N. , Agkus C., Kaynar L. G. , Alp E., Eser B.

REVISTA IBEROAMERICANA DE MICOLOGIA, cilt.29, ss.169-171, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 29 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.riam.2011.07.003
  • Dergi Adı: REVISTA IBEROAMERICANA DE MICOLOGIA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.169-171

Özet

Background: Although bacteraemia has been reported to be related to false positive results in the 1,3-beta-D-glucan (BDG) test, the evidence for this interaction is limited.