Interferon-gamma therapy in two patients with progressive chronic pulmonary aspergillosis.


Infection by Aspergillus species causes a wide spectrum of pulmonary disease in humans. In two patients with semi-invasive Aspergillus-induced lung disease, significantly reduced levels of interferon-gamma secretion by peripheral blood mononuclear cells were found after in vitro stimulation with the T-cell mitogen phytohaemagglutinin. Despite anti-fungal… (More)


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