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18th Symposium on Infections in the Immunocompromised Host

International Immunocompromised Host Society

15. to 17.06.2014, Berlin


Meeting Abstract (14ichs01)

Disseminated Histoplasmosis in Children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia & Hemophagocytic Lymphohistocytosis

Green S, Macotti K, Pacheco C, Richards M, Belani K
Meeting Abstract (14ichs02)

Spectrum of Bacteremia in Bone Marrow Transplant Patients from A Tertiary Care Hospital in India

Ghafur A, Devarajan VPR, Kokila CK, Nagvekar V
Meeting Abstract (14ichs03)

Pneumonia in Patients with Influenza

Pavic S, Jovanovic M
Meeting Abstract (14ichs04)

Cytomegalovirus Specific T Cell Responses in Kidney Transplant Recipients

Dogan HK, Mutlu E, Köksoy S, Dinçkan A, Yilmaz VT, Koçak H, Aliosmanoglu I, Çolak D, Mutlu D, Günseren F, Süleymanlar G, Gultekin M
Meeting Abstract (14ichs05)

Development of a Software to Support Diagnosis of Brain Lesions of Suspected Infectious Origin Starting from an International Database and a Set of Radiologic Image Analysis Tools

Maximova N, Zennaro F, Grosso D, Zanon D, Pizzol A, Minuzzo T, Torelli R
Meeting Abstract (14ichs06)

Changing the Quantitative Cytomegalovirus (CMV) PCR Test in the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory which is Used for Follow Up Transplant Recipients: Do the Results Differ?

Colak D, Saglik I, Mutlu D, Ozhak Baysan B, Ongut G, Ogunc D, Gultekin M
Meeting Abstract (14ichs07)

Comparison of Cytomegalovirus Infection and Disease After Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant from Haploidentical and Unrelated Donors in Adults with Acute Myelogenous Leukemia

Lee H, Choi S, Cho S, Lee D
Meeting Abstract (14ichs08)

Compartmentalization of Cytomegalovirus in Central Nervous System of Haematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients During the Course of Treatment

Cherng BPZ, Tan TT, Tan BH, Ho AYL, Linn YC
Meeting Abstract (14ichs09)

Deep Sequencing Reveals Restrictions and Patterns of Evolution of Influenza

Zeldovich KB, Bolon DN, Caffrey DR, Renzette N, Liu P, Kowalik TF, Schiffer CA, Finberg RW, Wang JP
Meeting Abstract (14ichs10)

Antibody Response to Influenza Vaccination in Kidney and Lung Transplant Recipients in Comparison to Healthy Controls: Preliminary Data of a Collaborative Study Brazil-Sweden

Vilas Boas LS, Salles MC, Campos SV, Maeurer M, Ambati A, Ljungman P, Machado CM
Meeting Abstract (14ichs11)

Invasive Fungal Infections in Patients with Myeloma in the Era of Novel Myeloma Agents

Teh BW, Teng JC, Urbancic K, Grigg A, Harrison SJ, Worth LJ, Slavin MA, Thursky KA
Meeting Abstract (14ichs12)

The Role of HLA-Driven Viral Adaptation in Immune Control of HIV Infection in a Maternal Population in Durban, South Africa

Hempenstall A, Muenchhoff M, Adland E, Singh S, Carlqvist A, Ndung'u T, Goulder P
Meeting Abstract (14ichs13)

A PCR-based Tool for Aspergillus Fumigatus Detection in the Context of Invasive Aspergillosis

Bourdin J, Iannello A, Blanc C, Lackner M, Springer J, Estève L, Lass-Flörl C, Löffler J, Einsele H, Pachot A, Yugueros-Marcos J, Apostolaki A
Meeting Abstract (14ichs14)

Aspergillus Fumigatus RNA Detection Tool in the Context of Invasive Aspergillosis

Lacroix M, Filiputti D, Mercey M, Caneiro C, Springer J, Lackner M, Estève L, Lass-Flörl C, Löffler J, Einsele H, Pachot A, Yugueros-Marcos J, Apostolaki A
Meeting Abstract (14ichs15)

Value of Voriconazole Drug Monitoring in Immunocompromissed Children and Adolescent

Carlesse F, Senerchia AA, Marco AC, Colombo AL
Meeting Abstract (14ichs16)

Diagnosis of Pathogens and Antimicrobial Resistance Genes of Bloodstream Infections in Pediatric Oncologic Patients by Real Time PCR

Carlesse F, Quiles MG, Marcos AC, Pignatari AC
Meeting Abstract (14ichs17)

Epstein-Barr Virus in the Cerebrospinal Fluid: Pathogen or Innocent Bystander? Observational Cross-Sectional Study

Moroti R, Olaru ID, Hrisca RM, Hristea A, Petrescu A, Arama V, Benea OE, Otelea D, Streinu-Cercel A, Florea D
Meeting Abstract (14ichs18)

Changes in the Epidemiology of Candida Associated Bloodstream Infections and Antifungal Resistance in Adult Patients from 2001 to 2009

Cuartas-Abril A, Vermehern P, Cawley J, Mendez J
Meeting Abstract (14ichs19)

Influenza A H1N1: Five Years of Diagnostics in Brazil

Lázari CS, Pereira DS, Silva ERM, de Sá J, Sampaio JLM, Granato CFH
Meeting Abstract (14ichs20)

Epidemiology, Clinical Characteristics, Risk Factors and Outcomes of Carbapenem Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) Colonization and Infections Among an Asian Liver Transplant (LTx) Cohort

Soh J, Liew YX, Kwa AL, Tan CK, Tan BH, Tan TT
Meeting Abstract (14ichs21)

Proven Invasive Aspergillosis in an ALL Pediatric Patient Under Chemotherapy in ICU

Lameiras C, Coelho F, Costa V, Rochas M, Guimaraes MA, Faria F
Meeting Abstract (14ichs22)

Cellulitis of Carbapenem Resistant Pseudomonas Aeruginosa in Neutropenic Patient

Ozgur G, Mert G, Erturk I, Avcu F, Nevruz O, Kaptan K, Çetin T
Meeting Abstract (14ichs23)

A Case Report of Cutaneous Aspergillosis

Mert G, Artuk C, Ozgur G, Avcu F, Nevruz O, Çetin T
Meeting Abstract (14ichs24)

Risk Factors and Outcomes Aassociated with Ganciclovir Resistant Cytomegalovirus Infection Following Solid Organ Transplantation: A Retrospective Study

Fisher CE, Knudsen JL, Boeckh M, Limaye AP
Meeting Abstract (14ichs25)

Diagnostic Performance of Lateral Flow Device and Galactomannan for the detection of Aspergillus in Bronchoalveolar Fluid of Patients At High Risk For Invasive Aspergillosis

Miceli MH, Goggins MI, Chander P, Sekaran AK, Kizy AE, Samuel L, Jiang H, Thornton CR, Ramesh M, Alangaden G
Meeting Abstract (14ichs26)

Molecular Epidemiology of Bacteremia Caused by B. Cereus in Pediatric Cancer Ward

Kim JM, Kim SJ, Kim Y, Park KS, Kim SJ, Yoo KH, Sung KW, Koo HH, Lee NY, Kim YJ
Meeting Abstract (14ichs27)

Pneumocystis Jirovicii Pneumonia in Pediatric Patients: An Analysis of 16 Confirmed Consecutive Cases During 14 Years

Kim KR, Kim JM, Lee SH, Yoo KH, Sung KW, Koo HH, Kim YJ
Meeting Abstract (14ichs28)

A Case of Severe Anemia Caused by Parvovirus Infection in a Kidney transplantation recipient

Kim KR, Kim YJ, Lee SK
Meeting Abstract (14ichs29)

Epidemiology of Multi-Resistant Organism Bacteraemias in Haematological Malignancy and HSCT Patients – Single Center Experience, Sydney, Australia

Wu W, Chen S, Ferguson PE
Meeting Abstract (14ichs30)

Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery in Immunocompromised Children: 9 Years' Experience from the Schneider Children's Medical Center of Israel

Fischer S, Stein J, Yaniv I, Yaniv E
Meeting Abstract (14ichs31)

Molecular Characterization of DC Sign Promoter in HIV Infected Pregnant Women

Singh S, Khare S, Prasad S, Gupta P, Ram H, Rai A
Meeting Abstract (14ichs32)

Posaconazole versus Fluconazole or Itraconazole Prophylaxis in Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia or Myelodysplastic Syndrome Undergoing Cytotoxic Chemotherapy: Perspectives in Korea

Lee DG, Cho SY, Choi JK, Lee HJ, Choi SM
Meeting Abstract (14ichs33)

Performance of QuantiFERON TB Gold Test Compared With the Tuberculin Skin Test for Detecting Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Lung and Heart Transplant Candidates

Mardani M, Farshidpour M, Nekoonam M, Varahram F, Najafizadeh K, Mohammadi N, Sharifkashani B, Gachkar L, Farokhzad B, Droudinia A, Javanmard P, Tabarsi P
Meeting Abstract (14ichs34)

Performance of QuantiFERON TB Gold Test in Detecting Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Brain-Dead Organ Donors in Iran: A Brief Report

Tabarsi P, Yousefzadeh A, Najafizadeh K, Droudinia A, Bayati R, Marjani M, Shafaghi S, Farokhzad B, Javanmard P, Akbar Velayati A
Meeting Abstract (14ichs35)

Vaccine Prevention in Solid Organ Transplantation (SOT) Candidates and Recipients: A Systematic Approach is Needed

Enrqiuez N, van Delden C, Siegrist CA
Meeting Abstract (14ichs36)

Depletion of Dendritic Cells and Lack of Expression of MIP3alpha in Oral Hairy Leukoplakia in HIV Positive Patients

Palmieri M, Gallottini M, Braz-Silva PH
Meeting Abstract (14ichs37)

Diversity of C Subgenotype of HHV-8 found in the Saliva of HIV-Infected Individuals Without KS Under the Use of HAART in Brazil

Braz-Silva PH, Tozetto Mendoza TR, Sumita LM, Freire WS, de Souza VU, Pannuti CS
Meeting Abstract (14ichs38)

Varicella Zoster Virus (VZV) Disease of the Central Nervous System (CNS) Following Kidney Transplantation

Renoult E, Lanthier S, Rouleau D, Dodoin N, Pâquet M, St-Louis G, Duclos A, St-Jean L, Léveillé M, Fortin MC, Girardin C, Hébert MJ
Meeting Abstract (14ichs39)

Clinical Impact of Infection with Nontuberculous Mycobacteria in Patients with Underlying Malignant Disease

Hermann B, Rachow T, Schleenvoigt B, Rödel J, Meckel K, Hochhaus A, von Lilienfeld-Toal M
Meeting Abstract (14ichs40)

Case report: Elevated Serum Galactomannan Levels After Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation

Rachow T, Dornaus S, Sayer HG, Hermann B, Hochhaus A, von Lilienfeld-Toal M
Meeting Abstract (14ichs41)

Active Surveillance of Infections Caused by Multidrug-Resistant Gram-Negative Bacteria in a Solid Organ Transplantation Department

Geladari A, Karampatakis T, Tsiatsiou O, Pentsioglou V, Christoforou P, Iosifidis E, Antachopoulos C, Papanikolaou V, Roilides E
Meeting Abstract (14ichs42)

Effects of Human Polymorphonuclear Neutrophils (HPNs) Alone or in Combination with Four Antipseudomonal Antibiotics against Pseudomonas aeruginosa Biofilms

Chatzimoschou A, Simitsopoulou M, Walsch TJ, Roilides E
Meeting Abstract (14ichs43)

Identification of New Molecular Targets for Antifungal Agents in Candida albicans Biofilms

Chatzimoschou A, Simitsopoulou M, Walsh TJ, Roilides E
Meeting Abstract (14ichs44)

Results of Multi-Center Retrospective Study on Proven and Probable Invasive Mycosis in Hemato-oncological Pediatric Patients

Baretta V, Tridello G, Calore E, Castagnola E, Carraro F, Mariotti I, Colombini A, Perruccio K, Decembrino N, La Spina M, Maximova N, Caselli D, Cesaro S
Meeting Abstract (14ichs45)

Tri-Reg – A Europe-wide Study of Trichosporonosis

Wahlers K, Vehreschild MJGT, Lass-Flörl C, Cornely OA, ECMM Working Group Members
Meeting Abstract (14ichs46)

FungiscopeTM – Global Emerging Fungal Infection Registry

Wahlers K, Vehreschild MJGT, Wisplinghoff H, de Hoog S, Vehreschild JJ, Cornely OA, Fungiscope ECMM/ISHAM Working
Meeting Abstract (14ichs47)

Neutropenic Infection Control Precautions in South India – a Report

Suresh Kumar D, Hemalatha J
Meeting Abstract (14ichs48)

Bacterial and Fungal Infections in the Early Period After Liver, Kidney, Simultaneous Pancrease and Kidney Transplantation – Etiological Agents and Susceptibility to Antimicrobial Drugs

Kawecki D, Chmura A, Mlynarczyk G
Meeting Abstract (14ichs49)

Comparison of Two Methods for Rapid Identification of Blood Pathogens in Cancer Patients with Sepsis

Dmitrieva N, Bagirova N, Petukhova I, Grigoryevskaya Z, Dyakova S, Shilnikova I
Meeting Abstract (14ichs50)

An Outbreak of Nosocomial Infection Caused by Multidrugresistant (MDR) Klebsiella pneumoniae in the Largest Cancer Hospital in Russia

Dmitrieva N, Grigoryevskaya Z, Petukhova I, Bagirova N, Shilnikova I, Dyakova S
Meeting Abstract (14ichs51)

Taxonomic Structure of Sepsis Pathogens in ICU Patients in Cancer Research Center of Russia for 3-year Period

Petukhova I, Dmitrieva N, Bagirova N, Dyakova S, Grigoryevskaya Z, Shilnikova I
Meeting Abstract (14ichs52)

Dynamics of Clostridium Difficile-associated Diarrhea in the Russian Cancer Research Center

Petukhova I, Dmitrieva N, Shilnikova I, Bagirova N, Dyakova S, Grigoryevskaya Z
Meeting Abstract (14ichs53)

Bloodstream Infection in Patients with Hematological Malignancies and Febrile Neutropenia Mortality-Related Factors

Méndez GA, Niveyro C, Sosa OA, Bernard HI, Beligoy MM, D´Elia AV, Devecchi CA
Meeting Abstract (14ichs54)

Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry Identification of Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Species in Lung Transplant Recipient

Marekovic I, Pavliša G, Bošnjak Z, Plecko V
Meeting Abstract (14ichs55)

Cost Effective Management of Chronic Hepatitis C Patients in a Clinic Setting

Chizea CT, Asperilla MO, Klein DM, Villadarez JH
Meeting Abstract (14ichs56)

Modulatory Role of Nuclear Receptors on the C. albicans-Induced Immune Response in Human Monocytes

Klassert TE, Hanisch A, Bräuer J, Mansour MK, Vyas JM, Tam JM, Slevogt H
Meeting Abstract (14ichs57)

Improving the Outcomes of Cancer Patients with Multidrug-Resistant Gram Negative Rods Bloodstream Infections

Mori N, El Zakhem A, Williams P, Cantu S, Tarrand J, Raad I, Chemaly R, Adachi J
Meeting Abstract (14ichs58)

Emergency Liver Transplantation Despite Actively Ongoing Systemic Bacterial Infection

Vu DL, Toso C, Berney T, Majno P, Giostra E, Morard I, Mentha G, van Delden C
Meeting Abstract (14ichs59)

Gastric Mucormycosis In A Child With Acute Myelogenous Leukemia

Eissa SS
Meeting Abstract (14ichs60)

Bacteremia Among Immunocompromised Patients

Arslan H, Demirkaya MH, Azap OK, Yesilkaya A, Ok MA
Meeting Abstract (14ichs61)

Experience of Invasive Fungal Disease in 2013 at Baskent University

Arslan H, Ozalp O, Azap OK, Yesilkaya A
Meeting Abstract (14ichs63)

Mucormycosis in ImmunocompromisedPpatients

Dolatabadi S, Zarrinfar H, Mirhendi H, Najafzadeh MJ
Meeting Abstract (14ichs64)

Nosocomial and Out-Hospital Invasive Aspergillosis in Haematological and Oncological Patients in Saint-Petersberg, Russia

Khostelidi SN, Shadrivova OV, Borzova YV, Desyatic EA, Popova MO, Volkova AG, Ignatyeva SM, Bogomolova TS, Kolbin AS, Boychenko EG, Zjuzgin IS, Medvedeva NV, Klimovich AV, Belogurova MB, Zubarovskaya NI, Afanasyev BV, Vasilyeva NV, Klimko NN
Meeting Abstract (14ichs65)

Water Quality Characterization in 4 Children's Hospitals in Santiago, Chile

Zubieta M, Vogel E, Bustos J, Rabagliati R, Ulloa MT, Díaz M, Catalán P
Meeting Abstract (14ichs66)

Pharmacodynamics of Imipenem in Serious Bacteremia in Immunocompromised Patients with Febrile Neutropenia

Jaruratanasirikul S, Wongpoowarak W, Jullangkoon M, Aeinlang N
Meeting Abstract (14ichs67)

What is the role of caspofungin in the treatment of fungal pneumonia?

Dogan SA, Pala C, Elmali F, Yildirim A, Metan G
Meeting Abstract (14ichs68)

Tigecycline in the treatment of Clostridium difficile enterocolitis refractory to metronidazole in hematopoetic stem cell recepients

Metan G, Türe Z, Kaynar L, Berk E, Alp E, Kılıç H, Çetin M