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Asthma, aspergilloma and anergy in a patient being treated for pulmonary tuberculosis

Authors


R. M. du Bois, Cardiothoracic Institute, Brompton Hospital, Fulham Road, London, S.W.3.

Summary

A twenty-one-year old white girl developed cavitating pulmonary tuberculosis which was complicated by nocturnal asthma, aspergilloma and anergy. In addition she developed systemic symptoms suggestive of a hypersensitivity reaction to the aspergilloma.

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