Paracoccidioidomycosis

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Paracoccidioidomycosis

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The terms "Paracoccidioidomycosis" returned 218 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Pulmonary paracoccidioidomycosis: a case report of reactivation in a patient receiving biological therapy.
 

Author(s): Lúcia Carla Polaco Covre, Pâmela Mazzini Hombre, Aloísio Falqueto, Paulo Mendes Peçanha, Valéria Valim

Journal: Rev. Soc. Bras. Med. Trop.. ;51(2):249-252.

 

Paracoccidioidomycosis is an endemic disease in Latin America that is rarely associated with immunosuppression and biological therapy. Herein, we report for the first time a case of pulmonary paracoccidioidomycosis reactivation after infliximab treatment. A 47-year-old man from Brazil ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Intestinal paracoccidioidomycosis resembling Crohn's disease in a teenager: a case report.
 

Author(s): Elizete Aparecida Lomazi, Leandro Minatel Vidal de Negreiros, Pedro Vitor Veiga Silva Magalhães, Raquel de Castro Siqueira Togni, Nielce Maria de Paiva, Antonio Fernando Ribeiro, Raquel Franco Leal

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Differential diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease is often very challenging. Paracoccidioidomycosis is a fungal disease that can mimic manifestations of Crohn's disease.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Scrotal swelling in a farmworker with paracoccidioidomycosis.
 

Author(s): Daniella Braz Parente, Guilherme Felix Louza, Leonardo Hoehl Carneiro, Gláucia Zanetti, Edson Marchiori

Journal: Braz J Infect Dis. ;22(2):155-156.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Paracoccidioidomycosis" returned 16 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Paracoccidioidomycosis in the spine: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): José Alexandre Lopes da Silva Alvarenga, Délio Eulálio Martins, Michel Kanas, Hugo Gustavo Kunzle Elizeche, Adriana Macêdo Dell'Aquila, Eloy De Avila Fernandes, Marcelo Wajchenberg, Eduardo Barros Puertas

Journal: Sao Paulo Med J. ;134(3):263-267.

 

Paracoccidioidomycosis is a systemic form of mycosis that spreads hematogenously, secondarily to reactivation of lung infection or infection at another site or to new exposure to the causative agent. Few cases of bone involvement have been reported in the literature and involvement ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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PARACOCCIDIOIDOMYCOSIS TREATMENT.
 

Author(s): Maria Aparecida Shikanai-Yasuda

Journal: Rev. Inst. Med. Trop. Sao Paulo. 2015 Sep;57 Suppl 19():31-7.

 

Considered to be an emerging endemic mycosis in Latin America, paracoccidioidomycosis is characterized by a chronic course and involvement of multiple organs in immunocompromised hosts. Infection sequelae are mainly related to pulmonary and adrenal insufficiency. The host-parasite ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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PARACOCCIDIOIDOMYCOSIS: CHALLENGES IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF A VACCINE AGAINST AN ENDEMIC MYCOSIS IN THE AMERICAS.
 

Author(s): Carlos P Taborda, M E Urán, J D Nosanchuk, L R Travassos

Journal: Rev. Inst. Med. Trop. Sao Paulo. 2015 Sep;57 Suppl 19():21-4.

 

Paracoccidioidomycosis (PCM), caused by Paracoccidioides spp, is an important endemic mycosis in Latin America. There are two recognized Paracoccidioides species, P. brasiliensis and P. lutzii, based on phylogenetic differences; however, the pathogenesis and disease manifestations ...

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