Aspergillus pneumonia in adult patients with acute leukemia.

Abstract

Aspergillus pneumonia often is a fatal consequence of prolonged neutropenia in patients with acute leukemia. Despite prompt diagnosis and adequate antifungal therapy, mortality remains high among these patients. Recognizing early signs and symptoms, as well as risk factors, is the key to reducing morbidity and mortality. 
DOI: 10.1188/14.CJON.243-246

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@article{Cadogan2014AspergillusPI, title={Aspergillus pneumonia in adult patients with acute leukemia.}, author={Stacey Cadogan and Sharon N. Miller}, journal={Clinical journal of oncology nursing}, year={2014}, volume={18 2}, pages={243-6} }