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Why would someone need a sputum fungal culture test?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Fungal pneumonia

Certain fungi such as aspergillus, cryptococcus, coccidiodes, blastomyces and histoplasma can cause pneumonia and may be cultured from respiratory secretions.

In brief: Fungal pneumonia

Certain fungi such as aspergillus, cryptococcus, coccidiodes, blastomyces and histoplasma can cause pneumonia and may be cultured from respiratory secretions.
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