Pulmonary fungal infections in patients with hematological malignancies — Diagnostic approaches


In a retrospective study of 56 patients with hematological malignancies and fungal pneumonia we have analyzed the value of different diagnostic procedures. In all patients (Candida n=29,Aspergillus n=23, mixed fungal infectionn=4) bronchoscopy and/or high-resolution computed tomography of the lungs was performed. Cultural detection of fungi in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01682033


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