SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Lung Pathology II
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Persistent symptomatology or incomplete resolution of pneumonia despite treatment is a common clinical problem. Up to 20 percent of nonresponding community-acquired pneumonia may be due to noninfectious causes. Delay in diagnosis may lead to progression of disease and unnecessary antibiotics. We describe a case of diffuse large B cell lymphoma presenting as a non-resolving pneumonia.