Opportunistic mycotic infection caused by chaetomium in a patient with acute leukemia

Edward C. Hoppin, Edna L. McCoy, Michael G. Rinaldi

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Abstract

Patients with acute leukemia are susceptible to a variety of opportunistic infections. A patient with acute lymphocytic leukemia who developed a Chaetomium‐caused empyema, which may have subsequently contributed to his death is reported.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)555-556
Number of pages2
JournalCancer
Volume52
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 1983
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research

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