INVASIVE PULMONARY ASPERGILLOSIS ASSOCIATED WITH INFLUENZA

  • Lyubomira Boyanova, MD National Centre of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases
Keywords: invasive pulmonary aspergillosis, IPA, Aspergillus, influenza virus

Abstract

The aim of this review is to present the increased frequency of influenza-associated invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (IPA) cases reported from several countries. Classic risk factors or additional immunosuppression may not be observed in affected patients. Therefore, influenza-associated IPA might be diagnosed with a delay and consequently result in worse patient outcomes.

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Published
2019-12-30
How to Cite
Boyanova, L. (2019). INVASIVE PULMONARY ASPERGILLOSIS ASSOCIATED WITH INFLUENZA. Problems of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, 47(2), 12-14. Retrieved from http://pipd.ncipd.org/index.php/pipd/article/view/47_2_3_INVASIVE_PULMONARY_ASPERGILLOSIS_ASSOCIATED_WITH_INFLUENZA
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