Invasive Aspergillosis as an Under-recognized Superinfection in COVID-19.
- Author(s): Thompson Iii, George R
- Cornely, Oliver A
- Pappas, Peter G
- Patterson, Thomas F
- Hoenigl, Martin
- Jenks, Jeffrey D
- Clancy, Cornelius J
- Nguyen, M Hong
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofaa242
Pulmonary aspergillosis has been increasingly reported following severe respiratory viral infections. Millions have been infected by SARS-CoV-2, placing large numbers of patients at-risk for COVID-19 associated pulmonary aspergillosis (CAPA). Prompt recognition of this syndrome and is paramount to improve outcomes.