Title

Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis presumably unmasked by PD-1 inhibition.

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2-13-2019

Abstract

Programmed cell death-1 (PD-1) inhibitors stimulate immune recognition of tumour cells in cancer patients, but have significant autoimmune side effects including pneumonitis. We report the case of a patient with asthma and mild eosinophilia who developed unusual pulmonary side effect of bronchiectasis, severe eosinophilia (absolute eosinophil count: 3200 c/mm

Publication Title

BMJ Case Rep

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