Delivering on Antimicrobial Resistance Agenda Not Possible without Improving Fungal Diagnostic Capabilities
David W. Denning
, David S. Perlin, Eavan G. Muldoon, Arnaldo Lopes Colombo, Arunaloke Chakrabarti, Malcolm D. Richardson, and Tania C. Sorrell
Author affiliations: Global Action Fund for Fungal Infections, Geneva, Switzerland (D.W. Denning, D.S. Perlin, A.L. Colombo, A. Chakrabarti, M.D. Richardson, T.C. Sorrell); he University of Manchester, Manchester, UK (D.W. Denning, E.G. Muldoon, M.D. Richardson); University Hospital of South Manchester, Manchester (D.W. Denning, E.G. Muldoon, M.D. Richardson); Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, Newark, New Jersey, USA (D.S. Perlin); Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil (A.L. Colombo); Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India (A. Chakrabarti); University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia (T.C. Sorrell)
Figure 3. Chest radiograph showing early, subtle Pneumocystis pneumonia–associated abnormalities in both lower lungs of a patient newly diagnosed with AIDS; this diagnosis was unsuspected in the patient, a 63-year-old married man. Magnified images on right show normal lung (top image) and infiltrates adjacent to and behind the heart and overlain by rib (bottom image). Similar differences between the upper and lower lobes are seen in the radiograph on the left. Image used with permission of David Denning (©2016, all rights reserved).
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