DOI: 10.1373/clinchem.2011.167213

Summary:

A 26-year-old woman with end-stage lung disease secondary to cystic fibrosis, cirrhosis secondary to hepatitis C, and insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus presented with acute pneumonia. She was treated with intravenous piperacillin/tazobactam and tobramycin. Other medications included dexamethasone, bumetanide, pantoprazole, dornase, and insulin.