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Pulmonary candidiasis in cystic fibrosis.
  1. B M Jenner,
  2. L I Landau,
  3. P D Phelan

    Abstract

    A child with cystic fibrosis and asthma developed pulmonary candidiasis. Predisposing factors in this patient were prolonged antibiotic therapy, high-dose corticosteroids, and intravenous catherisation. A diagnosis was made by lung puncture and confirmed by rapid response to 5-fluorocytosine.

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