The role of typical and atypical pathogens in acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease


Yildiz S., GÖNÜLLÜ N., Yildiz B. P. , Hattatoglu D. G. , Kuskucu M., MİDİLLİ K., ...Daha Fazla

CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
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  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/crj.13286
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL

Özet

Objectives The exact role of Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Chlamydophila pneumoniae, and Legionella pneumophila in the development of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbations remains to be elucidated. This study was conducted to identify nonspecific and atypical pathogens associated with acute exacerbations of COPD.