[Solitary pulmonary nodule due to Mycobacterium fortuitum].


We report the case of an asthmatic man in whom a solitary pulmonary nodule was discovered after an episode of self-limited hemoptysis. Infection was suspected after initial response to empirical antibiotic therapy, and the pathogen was later identified to be a rare mycobacterium. The pulmonary nodule resolved without surgery after oral quinolone therapy… (More)


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@article{Serrano2002SolitaryPN, title={[Solitary pulmonary nodule due to Mycobacterium fortuitum].}, author={Concepci{\'o}n Mart{\'i}n Serrano and Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} Soler Sempere and Luis Manuel Hern{\'a}ndez Blasco and Santiago Romero Candeira}, journal={Archivos de bronconeumologia}, year={2002}, volume={38 4}, pages={194-6} }