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Sulfa Use, Dihydropteroate Synthase Mutations, and Pneumocystis jirovecii Pneumonia

By Cheryl R. Stein, Charles Poole, Powel Kazanjian and Steven R. Meshnick


Meta-analysis shows increased risk for DHPS mutations in patients exposed to sulfa prophylaxis for PCP, but clinical relevance of mutations is not known

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