Pulmonary Aspergillosis
Main Culprits: Aspergillus ...
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Description

Pulmonary Aspergillosis

Main Culprits: Aspergillus fumigatus, Less commonly: Aspergillus flavus, Aspergillus terreus

Diagnosis: Characteristic imaging + symptoms + serum Aspergillus IgG / growth in sputum or biopsy



Acute - Invasive Aspergillosis

Subacute - Chronic Necrotizing Aspergillosis

 • Aspergilloma

 • Aspergillus nodules

 • Chronic cavitary pulmonary aspergillosis

 • Chronic fibrosing pulmonary aspergillosis



- Diana Bouhassira MD @DBouhassiraMD



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Dr. Gerald Diaz
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