Orange Sputum in a Patient with Legionella pneumophila Pneumonia

Takeshi Kinjo, Daijiro Nabeya, Futoshi Higa, Jiro Fujita
2014 Internal medicine (Tokyo. 1992)  
A 56-year-old man with multiple myeloma and neurilemmoma of the neck was transported to our hospital due to cough, fever, diarrhea, and anorexia. A chest x-ray showed massive consolidation of the right lower lobe, and chest computed tomography revealed consolidation with an air bronchogram accompanied by ground-glass infiltrations (Picture 1A, B). He was diagnosed with Legionella pneumophlila pneumonia based on his positive urinary antigen
doi:10.2169/internalmedicine.53.2897 pmid:25175147 fatcat:5le3dzv3evczlk2k6ark5li6ea