His case has been previously reported (Denning DW, Williams AH). Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis diagnosed by blood culture and successfully treated. Br J Dis Chest (1987) 81, 300).
Chest radiograph with 'classical' appearance of a pulmonary infarction - a wedge-shaped lesion peripherally set against the pleura. This patient was receiving chemotherapy including corticosteriods, who had had a splenectomy previously presented with fever and right-sided pleuritic chest pain. Blood cultures grew Aspergillus fumigatus and he responded to amphotericin B and flucytosine.