An Unexpected Endobronchial Mass Appearing During Bronchoscopy

Helmut J.F. Salzer*, Christiane Kuempers, Helen Pasternack, Jan Heyckendorf, Ralf Bialek, Emanuel Palade, Lukas Hundack, Barbara Kalsdorf, Christoph Lange

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A 60-year-old man was admitted to the hospital with productive cough and yellowish sputum, severe fatigue, and weight loss of 4 kg over the past month; furthermore, he reported a slowly progressive shortness of breath on exertion over the past 6 months. Before admission, he received ampicillin/sulbactam (750 mg) orally twice daily for 7 days without significant clinical improvement.

Original languageEnglish
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)e13-e21
Publication statusPublished - 07.2018

Research Areas and Centers

  • Academic Focus: Center for Infection and Inflammation Research (ZIEL)


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