Diagnosing Invasive Aspergillosis by Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Based Investigation of Bronchoalveolar Lavage Samples During Antifungal Therapy
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01448226|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 7, 2011
Last Update Posted : April 20, 2020
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dieter Buchheidt, Heidelberg University
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Completed|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||January 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||May 2011|
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