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Respiratory Infections

  • Yener S. Erozan
  • Ibrahim Ramzy
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Part of the Essentials in Cytopathology book series (EICP, volume 15)

Abstract

Detailed descriptions of the cytologic manifestations of lung infections are presented, with illustrations of causative organisms. These include viruses (Herpes, Cytomegalovirus, Adenovirus), bacteria (Mycobacteria, Actinomyces), fungi (Candida, Cryptococcus, Aspergillus, Zygomycetes, Histoplasma, Blastomyces, Coccidioides, Paracoccidioides, Sporotrichum, Pneumocystis jiroveci), and parasites (Strongyloides, Paragonimus, Dirofilaria).

Keywords

Herpes Simplex Respiratory Syncytial Virus Invasive Aspergillosis Granulomatous Reaction Yeast Form 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yener S. Erozan
    • 1
  • Ibrahim Ramzy
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PathologyThe Johns Hopkins School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA
  2. 2.Departments of Pathology - Laboratory Medicine & of Obstetrics-GynecologyUniversity of CaliforniaIrvineUSA
  3. 3.Department of PathologyBaylor College of MedicineHoustonUSA

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