SESSION TITLE: Fellow Case Report Poster - Chest Infections I
SESSION TYPE: Affiliate Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Coccidioidomycosis can be slow to resolve despite appropriate anti-fungal therapy. Recovery from severe pulmonary disease may be hastened by systemic corticosteroids1. We report a patient with severe coccidioidal pneumonia whose recovery was facilitated by systemic corticosteroids.