Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis in a COVID-19 recovered patient: unravelling an infective sequalae of the SARS-CoV-2 virus

https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2021.1664

Authors

  • Benhur Joel Shadrach Department of Pulmonary Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Jodhpur, India. https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2314-2306
  • Rishabh Goel | rishabhgoel1905@gmail.com Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Shahi Global Hospital, Gorakhpur, India.
  • Kunal Deokar Department of Pulmonary Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Jodhpur, India. https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2603-1633
  • Anukool Jain Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Pushpanjali Hospital, Agra, India.

Abstract

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A 55-year-female, house wife, non-smoker, morbidly obese (BMI>35) with no other co-morbidities or pre-existing lung disease presented to the emergency room with complaints of highgrade fever, cough with minimal sputum, progressive breathlessness, streaky haemoptysis, and anorexia for the past 5 days. She was admitted in intensive care unit (ICU) for severe COVID-19 pneumonia three months back and had successfully recovered after 24 days of hospitalization....

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2021-04-06
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COVID-19 - Collection of articles on the Coronavirus outbreak
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Keywords:
IPA, COVID-19, CAPA, Infective sequalae, bronchoalveolar lavage
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Shadrach, Benhur Joel, Rishabh Goel, Kunal Deokar, and Anukool Jain. 2021. “Invasive Pulmonary Aspergillosis in a COVID-19 Recovered Patient: Unravelling an Infective Sequalae of the SARS-CoV-2 Virus”. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease 91 (2). https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2021.1664.