Beware of the devastating pulmonary aspergillosis syndromes In certain environments

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/596965
Title:
Beware of the devastating pulmonary aspergillosis syndromes In certain environments
Authors:
Kooblall, M; Moloney, E; Lane, SJ
Publisher:
Irish Medical Journal
Journal:
Irish Medical Journal (IMJ)
Issue Date:
Feb-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/596965
Abstract:
Nowadays with more stem cell transplants and immunosuppressive therapies there has been a rise in pulmonary aspergillosis syndromes. The following illustrates such a case. A 49 year old man had a past history of ankylosing spondylitis with a bilateral hip replacement. He was also on surveillance for a superficial bladder tumour since 2007. His chest x-ray in 2008 was normal. In 2010 his CXR showed patchy opacification in the right apex. CT thorax confirm fibrotic changes.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Keywords:
LUNG DISEASE; INFECTION CONTROL

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorKooblall, Men
dc.contributor.authorMoloney, Een
dc.contributor.authorLane, SJen
dc.date.accessioned2016-02-23T14:10:22Zen
dc.date.available2016-02-23T14:10:22Zen
dc.date.issued2016-02en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/596965en
dc.description.abstractNowadays with more stem cell transplants and immunosuppressive therapies there has been a rise in pulmonary aspergillosis syndromes. The following illustrates such a case. A 49 year old man had a past history of ankylosing spondylitis with a bilateral hip replacement. He was also on surveillance for a superficial bladder tumour since 2007. His chest x-ray in 2008 was normal. In 2010 his CXR showed patchy opacification in the right apex. CT thorax confirm fibrotic changes.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherIrish Medical Journalen
dc.subjectLUNG DISEASEen
dc.subjectINFECTION CONTROLen
dc.titleBeware of the devastating pulmonary aspergillosis syndromes In certain environmentsen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalIrish Medical Journal (IMJ)en
dc.description.fundingNo fundingen
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewpeer-reviewen
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