Prevalence of Pneumocystis jirovecii in HIV positive and HIV negative hospital patients in Cameroon

D. Riebold, D.O. Enoh, M.K. Bumah, K. Keil, M. Löbermann, W. Akam, T.N. Kinge, C.J. Hemmer, J.E. Eyong & E.C. Reisinger
Objective: Except for South Africa, the prevalence of Pneumocystis jirovecii in African countries is almost unknown. Therefore, we analyzed sputa of HIV-positive and HIV-negative patients in a Cameroonian hospital for Pneumocystis jirovecii. Methods: We examined induced sputum samples from 237 inpatients[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]