Ct scan of chest. This patient with severe ABPA, serologically and radiologically, developed a spectrum of lesions in the lung. In this cut, a cavitating infiltrate in the anterior segment of the left upper lobe was visualised together with some bronchial thickening and bronchiectasis in the left upper and lower lobe.
Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis is most commonly seen in immunocompromised patients. Besides, skin lesions may also develop due to invasive aspergillosis in those patients. A 49-year-old male patient was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia.
The patient developed bullous and zosteriform lesions on the skin after the 21st day of hospitalization. The skin biopsy showed hyphae. Disseminated skin aspergillosis was diagnosed to the patient.
Voricanazole treatment was initiated. The patient was discharged once the lesions started to disappear.