Locally invasive pulmonary aspergillosis in a healthy man successfully treated with oral fluconazole.

A 74-year-old healthy man with locally invasive form of pulmonary aspergillosis (PA) is reported. Chest X-ray film showed a segmental infiltration of right upper lobe (RUL) without cavitation, and the transbronchial lung biopsy specimen contained numerous hyphae of aspergillus species. Complication of bronchial asthma, or bronchiectasis were absent, and… (More)