Clinical significance of hyperattenuating mucoid impaction in allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis: an analysis of 155 patients.

@article{Agarwal2007ClinicalSO,
  title={Clinical significance of hyperattenuating mucoid impaction in allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis: an analysis of 155 patients.},
  author={Ritesh Agarwal and Dheeraj Gupta and Ashutosh N Aggarwal and Akshay Kumar Saxena and Arunaloke Chakrabarti and Surinder Kumar Jindal},
  journal={Chest},
  year={2007},
  volume={132 4},
  pages={1183-90}
}
BACKGROUND Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (ABPA) is a disease that presents with diverse clinicoradiologic manifestations. High-attenuation mucus (HAM) is a characteristic radiologic finding seen in patients with ABPA; however, the clinical significance of the entity remains unknown. AIMS AND OBJECTIVES To describe the outcome of patients with… CONTINUE READING