Figure 1. Thorax and abdominal computed tomography of the patient demonstrating bilateral areas of consolidation in the lung parenchyma and multiple infarcts in the left lower lobe of the lungs, in the liver, in the spleen, in the left upper lobe of the left and middle zone of the right kidney, and in some parts of the intestines (arrows).
Figure 2. Regression of the lesions on the lips, oral cavity, and back. Figure 1. Erosions and crusts on the lips and hemorrhagic ulcers in the oral cavity. A red papular rash spread to the shoulders and the back. A 14-year-old boy was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Febrile neutropenia developed during induction. Imipenem and teicoplanin were… (More)
OBJECTIVE Rapid and effective treatment of invasive fungal infection (IFI) in patients with leukemia is important for survival. In this study, we aimed to describe variations regarding clinical features, treatment modalities, time of restarting chemotherapy, and outcome in children with IFI and acute leukemia (AL). MATERIALS AND METHODS The charts of all… (More)