"Pneumocystis carinii" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The prototype species of PNEUMOCYSTIS infecting the laboratory rat. It was formerly called Pneumocystis carinii f. sp. carinii. Strains that infect humans and cause PNEUMOCYSTIS PNEUMONIA were originally classified as Pneumocystis jirovecii or Pneumocystis carinii f. sp. hominis.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Pneumocystis carinii".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Pneumocystis carinii".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Pneumocystis carinii" by people in this website by year, and whether "Pneumocystis carinii" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.
|Year||Major Topic||Minor Topic||Total|
To return to the timeline, click here.
Below are the most recent publications written about "Pneumocystis carinii" by people in Profiles.
Bilateral pleural masses in an immunocompromised patient. BMJ Case Rep. 2020 Nov 04; 13(11).
Usual Interstitial Pneumonia in a Human Immunodeficiency Virus-infected Patient. Am J Med Sci. 2016 Dec; 352(6):652-653.
Evaluation of the current management protocols for prophylaxis against Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia and other opportunistic infections in patients living with HIV/AIDS. AIDS Care. 2011 Jul; 23(7):846-50.
Conserved natural IgM antibodies mediate innate and adaptive immunity against the opportunistic fungus Pneumocystis murina. J Exp Med. 2010 Dec 20; 207(13):2907-19.