Candida glabrata Pneumonia in a Patient with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

@article{Yazc2016CandidaGP,
  title={Candida glabrata Pneumonia in a Patient with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease},
  author={Onur Yazıcı and Mustafa Cortuk and Hasan Casim and Erdoğan Çetinkaya and Ali Mert and Ali Ramazan Benli},
  journal={Case Reports in Infectious Diseases},
  year={2016},
  volume={2016}
}
Pneumonia remains an important cause of morbidity and mortality among infectious diseases. Streptococcus pneumoniae and viruses are the most common cause of pneumonia. Candidiasis in such patients has been associated with haemodialysis, fungal colonization, exposure to broad-spectrum antibiotics, intensive care unit (ICU) hospitalization, and immunocompromised patients. The most common cause of infection is C. albicans. The case presented here is of a 66-year-old male patient diagnosed with C… Expand
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