INVASIVE PULMONARY ASPERGILLOSIS DIAGNOSED BY BLOOD CULTURE AND SUCCESSFULLY TREATED

Author: 

DAVID W. DENNING* AND A. H. WILLIAMS
Br. .I. Dis. Chest (1987) 81, 300

Abstract: 

We present a case of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis when a blood culture isolate of Aspergillus fumigatus in an unusual medium was considered to be a genuine isolation. Early institution of appropriate therapy was successful.