Investigations into the etiology of pulmonary mycotic diseases

Andleigh, H.S. (1958) Investigations into the etiology of pulmonary mycotic diseases. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 5 (2). pp. 58-75.

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Abstract

For many years mycotic diseases of the lung have been regarded as exotic infections which were of interest to the specialist, but did not concern the average general practitioner or the young Medical Officer. However, during the last few years evidence has been forthcoming for a change of this point of view. We now know that mycotic infections occur with sufficient frequency to justify their being considered in the differential diagnosis of all cases of pulmonary diseases whose etiology is not straightforward and easily determined.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Etiology, Pulmonary Mycotic Diseases, Sputum, Fungus, Microscopy
Subjects:Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Mycoses
Fluids and Secretions > Bodily Secretions > Sputum
Investigative Techniques > Microscopy
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Lung Diseases, Fungal
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Lung Diseases, Fungal
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Mycoses > Lung Diseases, Fungal
Fungi > Yeasts
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:846
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:10 October 2005

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