What is the role of bone marrow aspiration in the workup of fungal pneumonia?

Updated: Jun 21, 2019
  • Author: Romeo A Mandanas, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Guy W Soo Hoo, MD, MPH  more...
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Conduct a bone marrow aspiration and biopsy if the patient has persistent fever or suspected disseminated disease or if the patient has hematologic findings, such as thrombocytopenia or neutropenia.


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