Invasive aspergillosis in patients with severe alcoholic hepatitis.

@article{Gustot2014InvasiveAI,
  title={Invasive aspergillosis in patients with severe alcoholic hepatitis.},
  author={Thierry Gustot and Evelyne Maillart and Massimo Bocci and Rudy Surin and Eric Tr{\'e}po and Delphine Degr{\'e} and Val{\'e}rio Lucidi and Fabio Silvio Taccone and M L Delforge and Jean-Louis Vincent and Vincent Donckier and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}rique Jacobs and Christophe Moreno},
  journal={Journal of hepatology},
  year={2014},
  volume={60 2},
  pages={267-74}
}
BACKGROUND & AIMS Severe alcoholic hepatitis (AH) has a poor short-term prognosis. Although infections are frequent complications of AH, the incidence of invasive aspergillosis (IA) and its impact on outcome remain unknown. METHODS We prospectively followed 94 biopsy-proven severe AH episodes for 3 months. We retrospectively reviewed our diagnosis of IA based on EORTC/MSG and AspICU criteria, except for host factors. RESULTS Fifteen IA (6 proven, 8 probable, and 1 possible) were diagnosed… CONTINUE READING
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