Diagnosis and Treatment of Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis ABPA in Children with Cystic Fibrosis 5

Preview

download Diagnosis and Treatment of Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis ABPA in Children with Cystic Fibrosis 5
Download

Overview

Norfolk Suffolk and Cambridge Cystic Fibrosis Network Guideline. 

Aspergillus fumigatus is a fungus that grows at 37 degrees and produces a large number of toxic and allergenic exoproducts. There are a large number of manifestations in CF including simple colonisation that does not warrant any action. However we are increasingly recognising Aspergillus bronchitis as a cause of acute deterioration and treating it accordingly.

 

Categories
Corporate Document
Reference
Date Uploaded
17.10.2018
Date Review
17.10.2019
File Size
91Kb