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Study Papers | Medicine | India | Volume 11 Issue 12, December 2022
Case Report - An Interesting Case of Nocardia Pneumonia
Dr. A. Adham Rahman
Abstract: A 44 years old gentleman, farmer by occupation, presented with chief complaints of Fever and Cough with expectoration for 10 days, Breathlessness for 7 days. Patient was apparently normal 10 days back then he developed history of Fever, high grade, intermittent, associated with chills and rigors, relieved with antipyretics. H/o cough with expectoration present, Sputum was initially black in color, then was yellowish mucoid, around 15ml/day, not blood stained.
Keywords: klebsiella, Sputum analysis, Nocardia Pneumonitis, tab Cotrimoxazole 160/800 mg, therapeutic dose
Edition: Volume 11 Issue 12, December 2022,
Pages: 126 - 127