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Table 3 Methods Used to Diagnose Pneumocystis carinii Pneumonia in 85 Hospital Admissions.

From: Mycobacterial and nonbacterial pulmonary complications in hospitalized patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection: A prospective, cohort study

Diagnostic method Admissions (no.)
Induced sputum 61
Bronchoalveolar lavage 21
Open lung biopsy 2
Bronchoalveolar lavage and induced sputum 1