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Saito Hiroshi M.D.; Shimokata, Kaoru M.D.
Journal of Bronchology: January 1996
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Pulmonary aspergilloma developed in a post-tuberculosis cavity was visualized and biopsied by flexible bronchoscopy in a 53-year-old man. The patient was treated with oral itraconazole (200 mg daily) without significant side effects. After 10 months of therapy, repeat flexible bronchoscopy confirmed complete resolution of the aspergilloma.

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