Muddying the water for a clear diagnosis

Shiwan K. Shah, Cory Hicks, Marco De Los Santos, Vincent Valentine

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Pulmonary sporotrichosis, such as other chronic fungal and mycobacterial infections, can be difficult to diagnose. We present a novel twist on the old technique of bronchoalveolar lavage that leads to improved diagnostic yield.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)178-179
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 24 2015


  • bronchoalveolar lavage
  • bronchoscopy
  • pulmonary sporotrichosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine


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