Pleural and extrapleural disease in nocardia infections

Academic Article


  • Pulmonary nocardiosis occurs most commonly in immunocompromised patients. Pleural involvement may be seen on chest radiograph and may provide a clue as to the etiology of the infection, particularly if subcutaneous nodules or bone or joint symptoms are also present.
  • Authors

    Author List

  • Rubin E; Shin MS
  • Start Page

  • 189
  • End Page

  • 191
  • Volume

  • 35
  • Issue

  • 2