September 2017 pulmonary case of the month

Lewis Wesselius
2017 Southwest Journal of Pulmonary and Critical Care  
A 67-year-old woman with history of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) was referred due to a 6-week history of severe cough. Her CLL had recently relapsed and she was begun on ibrutinib (a small molecule drug that binds permanently to Bruton's tyrosine kinase) in addition to acyclovir, sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim and allopurinol.
doi:10.13175/swjpcc108-17 fatcat:5peplmhxlvg3lgnsc3ujvbvoze