Encyclopedia of Parasitology

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Bronchoalveolar Lavage

  • Heinz Mehlhorn
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_456-2

Method to obtain fluid from lungs in order to diagnose Pneumocystis carinii stages. BALF, Pneumocystosis.


Bronchoalveolar Lavage 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany