Chronic pulmonary aspergillosis is the infection of the lungs caused by the fungus Aspergillus fumigatus which is saprophytic. It occurs mainly in individuals who are less capable of battling infections because of the improper functioning of their immune system. People who have HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, lung cancer ,asthma, pregnant women and those undergoing chemotherapy or radiation therapy for cancer are more vulnerable to the disease. This review highlights the etiology, diagnosis and treatment of this diseased condition.
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Monisha N. Chronic Pulmonary Aspergillosis. Research J. Pharm. and Tech. 7(3): Mar., 2014; Page 389-391.
Monisha N. Chronic Pulmonary Aspergillosis. Research J. Pharm. and Tech. 7(3): Mar., 2014; Page 389-391. Available on: https://www.rjptonline.org/AbstractView.aspx?PID=2014-7-3-14