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An early report of growth of an Aspergillus species on the wall of a lung cavity.
  1. L Doyle
  1. Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester.

    Abstract

    A report by Bristowe in 1854 of a vegetable fungus growing in a lung cavity and identified as an Aspergillus was almost certainly one of the earliest reports of A fumigatus colonisation.

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