Mycopathologia

, Volume 66, Issue 1, pp 17–20

Pulmonary nocardiosis report of the first two Brazilian cases

  • V. F. Petrillo
  • L. C. Severo
  • A. T. Londero
  • N. S. Porto
Article

DOI: 10.1007/BF00429587

Cite this article as:
Petrillo, V.F., Severo, L.C., Londero, A.T. et al. Mycopathologia (1978) 66: 17. doi:10.1007/BF00429587

Summary

The first two Brazilian cases of human pulmonary nocardiosis are reported. Diagnosis was established on material obtained by direct lung puncture. A review of selected aspects on pulmonary nocardiosis in Latin American countries is presented.

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© Dr. W. Junk bv - Publishers 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. F. Petrillo
    • 1
  • L. C. Severo
    • 1
  • A. T. Londero
    • 1
  • N. S. Porto
    • 1
  1. 1.Pavilhão Pereira FilhoSanta Casa de MisericódriaPorto Alegre, RSBrazil