Fungal Infection Mimicking Pulmonary Malignancy


In late 2013, the medical journal, LUNG published that lung fungus is being confused with lung cancer.

In a retrospective study, 27 CT scans proved that the misdiagnoses were made. The 27 patients presented with suspicion of thoracic malignancy and were ultimately diagnosed with fungal disease.

GUIMARAES 2013 PAPER- 27 CASES OF FUNGAL LUNG INFECTION MIMICKING LUNG CANCER

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