CMV pneumonitis

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Risk factor

Bone marrow transplant

Presentation

  • 2 weeks - 4 months after transplantation
  • Pneumonitis
  • Upper and lower GI ulcers → diarrhea
  • Arthralgias
  • Myalgias
  • Esophagitis

Findings

  • CXR: Multifocal diffuse patchy infiltrates
  • HRCT: Parenchymal opacification or multiple small nodules
  • BAL (Dx)