Aspergillosis is the name given to a wide variety of diseases caused by infection
by fungi of the genus Aspergillus. The majority of cases occur in people with ...
Provides information on medically important Aspergilli and includes treatment
information, DNA sequence data, laboratory protocols, a bibliographic database,
Aspergillosis is caused by a fungus called Aspergillus. The fungus is often found
growing on dead leaves, stored grain, compost piles, or in other decaying ...
Mar 30, 2003 ... A growth of tangled fungus fibers (fungus ball) may develop in air spaces (
cavities) in the lung as part of chronic pulmonary aspergillosis.
Invasive aspergillosis: disseminated infection affecting the immunocompromised,
which often starts in the lungs but may involve other organs and tissues ...
Jan 5, 2016 ... Aspergillosis is an infection, allergic reaction, or fungal growth caused by the
Usually, aspergillosis is caused by inhaling Aspergillus spores. Most people
inhale these spores every day without being affected. But if the immune system is
Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (IPA) is a severe disease, and can be found not
only in severely immunocompromised patients, but also in critically ill patients ...
The symptoms of aspergillosis vary depending upon the specific form of the
disorder present. The lungs are usually affected in individuals with aspergillosis.
What causes Aspergillosis? Aspergillus enters the body when you breathe in the
fungal spores (“seeds”). This fungus is commonly found in your lungs and ...