Dual Cytomegalovirus and Aspergillus Pneumonia Following Influenza B Infection in a Patient with Polyarteritis Nodosa

Chiu-Yin Yeh, Hsi-Hsing Yang, Wen-Liang Yu
2017 International Journal of Virology and AIDS  
A 72-years-old woman of polyarteritis nodosa had fever, running nose, and nasal obstruction for 3 days. In emergency room, rapid influenza diagnostic test in nasopharyngeal swab was positive for influenza B on October 31, 2015. Chest X-ray (CXR) showed slight infiltration on bilateral lungs. A white blood cell count was 16,100/μL and an elevated C-Reactive Protein (CRP) level was 238.0 mg/L. Initial renal function was normal. Other data of laboratory testing were tabulated in Table 1.
doi:10.23937/2469-567x/1510034 fatcat:kphrj5y4vbf2vi3x4a5tynqryi