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A 54-year-old woman was admitted for cough, sputum, and an abnormal chest X-ray shadow. Bronchoscopy showed mucoid impaction of the bronchi (MIB). Histopathologic evidence of mucous plugs was consistent with one component of allergic bronchopulmonary mycosis. Schizophyllum commune (S. commune) was identified. Two attempts at removal of the mucous plugs were(More)
A 73-year-old woman presented to our hospital with scleritis, cough, and hemoptysis. Chest computed tomography showed a mass lesion, multiple ground-glass opacities, and nodules. Bronchoscopy showed a skip lesion of mucosal erosion with white necrotic substance; however, a biopsy specimen of the erosion yielded no characteristic findings. Transbronchial(More)
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