Co-infection of Candidaparapsilosis in a Patient of Pulmonary Actinomycosis-A Rare Case Report.

@article{Ghosh2017CoinfectionOC,
  title={Co-infection of Candidaparapsilosis in a Patient of Pulmonary Actinomycosis-A Rare Case Report.},
  author={Purbasha Ghosh and Indrajit Gupta and Mousumi Kar and Poulami Nandi and Prosenjit Naskar},
  journal={Journal of clinical and diagnostic research : JCDR},
  year={2017},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={DD01-DD02}
}
The diagnosis of pulmonary actinomycosis is difficult and less than 10% of cases are diagnosed at the initial presentation. Actinomycosis is always poly-microbial flora infection in human. On the other hand, Candida parapsilosis is an emerging fungal pathogen especially in immuno-compromised patients. Combined bacterial-fungal infection increases frequency… CONTINUE READING