Curr Opin Infect Dis 2017 Sep 21. Epub 2017 Sep 21.
aDepartment of Internal Medicine - Hematology and Oncology, Mannheim University Hospital, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg bSecond Department of Internal Medicine, Brandenburg University Hospital, Brandenburg, Germany cDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California -San Diego, San Diego, California, USA dSection of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine eDivision of Pulmonology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria.
Purpose Of Review
: The diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in hematologic patients is a complex composite of clinical preconditions and features, imaging findings, biomarker combinations from appropriate clinical samples and microbiological and/or histological findings.Recent Findings
: Recent developments in the evolving landscape of diagnostic tests for invasive aspergillosis in adult hematology patients are highlighted.Summary
: Novel approaches and tools are currently under development. Read More