[A case of chronic necrotizing pulmonary aspergillosis in which intravenous infusion of amphotericin B was effective].

@article{Tabeta1995ACO,
  title={[A case of chronic necrotizing pulmonary aspergillosis in which intravenous infusion of amphotericin B was effective].},
  author={Hiroshi Tabeta and Tetsuro Moriya},
  journal={Nihon Kyobu Shikkan Gakkai zasshi},
  year={1995},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={342-7}
}
A 49-year-old man with a history of left upper lung lobectomy for pulmonary asperigilloma developed a productive cough in the middle of April 1992, and his chest X-ray film showed infiltration of the left S6. Treatment with several different antibiotics was tried, but the shadow expanded and developed a cavity over the following 8 months. A clinical diagnosis of chronic necrotizing pulmonary aspergillosis was made, based on repeated detection of Aspergillus fumigatus in the patient's sputum and… CONTINUE READING