, Volume 46, Issue 5, pp 737–739 | Cite as

Necrotizing tracheobronchitis caused by influenza and Staphylococcus aureus co-infection

  • Saeko TakahashiEmail author
  • Morio Nakamura
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Research involving human participants and/or animals consent

Studies on this patient were approved by the ethics committee of our hospital and have, therefore, been performed in accordance with the ethical standards laid down in the 1964 Declaration of Helsinki and its later amendments.

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Written informed consent was obtained from the patient for publication of this case report. A copy of the written consent is available for review by the Editor-in-Chief of this journal on request.

Conflict of interest

We have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Pulmonary MedicineTokyo Saiseikai Central HospitalTokyoJapan

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