|Rev Esp Quimioter 2017, 30(2):123-126|
Pulmonary co-infection due to Nocardia cyriacigeorgica and Aspergillus fumigatus
ROCÍO TRASTOY, TAMARA MANSO, XANA GARCÍA, GEMA BARBEITO, DANIEL NAVARRO, PEDRO RASCADO, Mª LUISA PÉREZ DEL MOLINO
Introduction. Pulmonary nocardiosis is an uncommon pulmonary infection caused by aerobic gram-positive bacteria of the genus Nocardia. Nocardia sp. are environmental organisms spread worldwide. Approximately 50 Nocardia species have been described to date, about 30 of which are known to cause human disease. Nocardia cyriacigeorgica was first reported in 2001.
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