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Vol. 15, No. 3, 2006
Issue release date: April 2006
Section title: Case Report
Open Access Gateway
Med Princ Pract 2006;15:235–237

Disseminated Penicillium marneffei Infection with Fungemia and Endobronchial Disease in an AIDS Patient in China

Zhiyong Z.a · Mei K.b · Yanbin L.a
aDepartment of Infectious Diseases and bLaboratory of Clinical Microbiology, West China Hospital,
email Corresponding Author

Dr. Zong Zhiyong

Department of Infectious Diseases, West China Hospital, Sichuan University

Wainan Guoxuexiang 37, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan (People’s Republic of China)

Tel. +86 28 8542 2641, Fax +86 28 8542 3212

E-Mail mishle333@yahoo.com.cn or zzy333@263.net


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