Diverse clinical characteristics of Aspergillus growth in patients with cystic fibrosis


EMİRALİOĞLU N. , Dogru D., Dogan O. , Gulmez D. , Akdagli S. A. , Polat S. E. , ...Daha Fazla

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, cilt.62, ss.560-568, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 62 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.24953/turkjped.2020.04.005
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.560-568

Özet

Background and objectives. Patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) have a varying spectrum of clinically significant Aspergillus disease in addition to allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (ABPA). Here we aimed to review the different clinical phenotypes related with Aspergillus growth on the airway culture of patients with CF, we also aimed to investigate the effect of Aspergillus growth on lung function tests.