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Marsh infections, blood with phlegm. Using bactrim. Open lung biopsy done. Cure?

I continue to have Marsha infections and have been treated with a twelve day bactrim seems that I am on bactrim continually.....8 years ago i underwent a open lung biopsy on right lung .... copd as well as dip.....I co tiniest to bring blood with phlegm in the morning and through out the day. Last year I under went a complete prolectomy with an ILIOSTOMY
Asked On : Sat, 3 Nov 2012
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Dear sir

It appears from the symptomsmthat you might need sputum acid fast bacillus testing. Secondly sputum gram staining with culture and sensitivity is needed.

Chest x ray ap and lateral view is recommended..

Answered: Tue, 10 Dec 2013
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