Actinomycosis lung

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Published on March 11, 2008

Author: hanjho

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A 66-year-old man with blood tinged sputum Consolidation on right middle lung zone

 

Gun biopsy Necrotic tissue, bacterial colony and organizing pneumonia

Necrotic material Bacterial colony Organizing pneumonia Neutrophils

Actinomycosis; many filamentous bacteria

Actinomycosis; many filamentous bacteria

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