Pseudomembranous necrotising bronchial aspergillosis complicating chronic airways limitation

Nicholson, A G; Sim, K M; Keogh, B F; Corrin, B
July 1995
Thorax;Jul1995, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p807
Academic Journal
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • Cytarabine/fludarabine/idarubicin.  // Reactions Weekly;5/1/2013, Issue 1450, p15 

    An abstract of the article "Sudden Atelectasis and respiratory failure in a neuropenic patient: Atypical presentation of pseudomembranous necrotizing bronchial aspergillosis," by J. Y. Noh and colleagues is presented.

  • Voriconazole.  // Reactions Weekly;9/6/2008, Issue 1218, p34 

    The article describes the case of a 71-year-old man who developed pneumonitis during treatment with voriconazole. The patient, with a previous history of pulmonary tuberculosis, presented in February 2007 and was diagnosed with Mycobacterium intracellulare disease complicated with chronic...

  • Aspergilosis traqueobronquial invasiva en un paciente con púrpura trombocitopénica trombótica tratada con Anti-CD20. Madinaveitia Turcott, Jaime; Aisa Álvarez, Alfredo; Hurtado Monroy, Rafael; Vargas Viveros, Pablo; Vázquez García, Juan Carlos; Esponda Prado, Juan; Carrillo Ramírez, Silvia; Gallegos Garza, Cecilia // Revista de la Facultad de Medicina de la UNAM;ene/feb2014, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p31 

    Invasive aspergillosis is a complication most commonly developed in immunosuppressed patients. Tracheobronquial aspergillosis is an extremely rare complication with minimal clinical expression. We present the case of a 53-year-old female patient diagnosed with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura...

  • Etanercept.  // Reactions Weekly;9/25/2010, Issue 1320, p22 

    The article describes the case of a man who developed chronic necrotising pulmonary aspergillosis (CNPA) while receiving treatment with etanercept for ankylosing spondylitis.

  • Voriconazole.  // Reactions Weekly;9/24/2011, Issue 1370, p38 

    The article describes the case of a 23-year-old man with chronic necrotising pulmonary aspergillosis who developed photosensitivity after receiving oral voriconazole.

  • Aspergillus tracheobronchitis after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation. Machida, U; Kami, M; Kanda, Y; Takeuchi, K; Akahane, M; Yamaguchi, I; Kakiuchi, C; Takeda, N; Tanaka, Y; Chiba, S; Honda, H; Hirai, H // Bone Marrow Transplantation;11/15/99, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p1145 

    We describe a patient who developed Aspergillus tracheobronchitis after BMT. She complained of progressive dyspnea on day +165 and her respiratory function deteriorated rapidly. Although neither early chest X-rays nor CT scans were negative, bronchoscopy revealed formation of a pseudomembrane...

  • CT findings in severe thoracic sarcoidosis. Hennebicque, Anne-Sophie; Nunes, Hilario; Brillet, Pierre-Yves; Moulahi, Hassen; Valeyre, Dominique; Brauner, Michel; Brauner, Michel W // European Radiology;Jan2005, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p23 

    Severe thoracic sarcoidosis includes manifestations with significant clinical and functional impairment and a risk of mortality. Severe thoracic sarcoidosis can take on various clinical presentations and is associated with increased morbidity. The purpose of this article was to describe the CT...

  • Cigarette smoking-induced airway hyperreactivity. Yamakage, Michiaki // Journal of Anesthesia;2011, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p145 

    The article describes the role of smoking in icreased airway hyperresponsiveness in the patients with bronchial asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases (COPD). The author notes that smokers with bronchial asthma and COPD are more susceptible to coronary heart disease, laryngospasm,...

  • Recognizing Asthma Mimics and Asthma Complications. Amundson, Dennis; Seda, Gilbert; Daheshia, Massoud // Military Medicine;Oct2011, Vol. 176 Issue 10, p1162 

    Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the airways characterized by airflow obstruction, bronchial hyperreactivity, and underlying inflammation. Two common reasons asthmatics fail standard therapy are incorrect diagnosis and failure to recognize underlying contributing factors. A correct...

  • Pseudomembranous aspergillus bronchitis in a double-lung transplanted patient: unusual radiographic and CT features. Ducreux, D.; Chevallier, P.; Perrin, C.; Jourdan, J.; Hofman, P.; Raffaelli, C.; Padovani, B. // European Radiology;Oct2000, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p1547 

    Pseudomembranous aspergillus bronchitis is considered as an early form of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis, a well-known airway infection in immunocompromised patients. Radiologic features concerning invasive aspergillosis of the airways have been reported. However, we describe here an unusual...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics