We have described the unusual manifestation of MAC endobronchial lesions in 2 HIV-infected patients who presented with apparent bronchogenic malignancies. MAC infection should be considered in the differential diagnosis of endobronchial lesions in patients with AIDS. We recommend performing routine stains and cultures for AFB on all such lesions.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Journal of Respiratory Diseases|
|State||Published - 2001|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine