pneumomycosis


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pneumomycosis

[¦nu̇·mō·mī′kō·səs]
(medicine)
Any disease of the lungs caused by a fungus.
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Disease n (%) Pulmonary emphysema 195 (73.3) Interstitial pneumonitis or pulmonary fibrosis 21 (79) Lung cancer 20 (75) Infectious disease (pneumonia, pneumomycosis, etc.) 12 (4.5) Catamenial pneumothorax 8 (3.0) Nontuberculous mycobacterial infection 7 (2.6) Birt-Hogg-Dube syndrome 4 (1.5) Obsolete pulmonary tuberculosis 3 (1.2) Others 9 (3.4) Table 6: Multivariate analysis of factors associated with in-hospital mortality in patients with secondary spontaneous pneumothorax.