Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2011  |  Volume : 54  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 133--135

Pulmonary malakoplakia: A report of two cases


Kumud Gupta, Sapna Thakur 
 Department of Pathology, LRS Institute of TB and Respiratory Diseases, New Delhi - 110 030, India

Correspondence Address:
Sapna Thakur
Department of Pathology, LRS Institute of TB and Respiratory Diseases, Sri Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi - 110 030
India

Malakoplakia of lung is an unusual condition that has been reported to occur in association with immunocompromised state, particularly in those with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. We present two cases of pulmonary malakoplakia in immunocompetent individuals. The diagnosis was made on histopathological examination of surgically resected specimen.


How to cite this article:
Gupta K, Thakur S. Pulmonary malakoplakia: A report of two cases.Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2011;54:133-135


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Gupta K, Thakur S. Pulmonary malakoplakia: A report of two cases. Indian J Pathol Microbiol [serial online] 2011 [cited 2020 Aug 3 ];54:133-135
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