What is the role of fungal culture in the workup of mold-related allergic fungal sinusitis (AFS)?

Updated: Sep 18, 2017
  • Author: Shih-Wen Huang, MD; Chief Editor: Harumi Jyonouchi, MD  more...
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Fungal cultures may further support the identification of the offending fungi. A sensitivity test can help in choosing an antifungal agent should such treatment be indicated.


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