Aspergillosis

Case contributed by RMH Core Conditions

Presentation

Renal transplant.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years old
Gender: Male
X-ray

Widespread rounded lung nodules throughout both lungs, some of which demonstrated cavitation. 

Case Discussion

The patient is immunosuppressed as a result of a renal transplant. Bronchial washings from a bronchoscopy isolated Aspergillus as the cause. 

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Case information

rID: 30275
Case created: 31st Jul 2014
Last edited: 14th Mar 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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