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Research & Reviews  1,229 results

Autochthonous Case of Pulmonary Histoplasmosis, Switzerland.
https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2703.191831
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Schmiedel Y, Büchi AE et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - In Europe, pulmonary histoplasmosis is rarely diagnosed except in travelers. We report a probable autochthonous case of severe chronic pulmonary histoplasmosis in an immunocompetent man in Switzerland without travel history outside of Europe. Diag...

Cutaneous Histoplasmosis in HIV Seronegative Patients: A Clinicopathological Analysis.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000513399
Dermatology (Basel, Switzerland); Ahuja A, Bhardwaj M et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Diagnosis of extrapulmonary histoplasmosis in HIV seronegative and immunocompetent patients is often challenging, so a high index of suspicion is required. Cutaneous manifestation of infection shows a wide spectrum of lesions including erythematou...

Successful application of pharmacogenomic testing in the evaluation and management of a...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.japh.2021.01.021
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA; Hanna KF, Havens JP et. al.

Feb 15th, 2021 - To demonstrate the successful use of pharmacogenomic testing to specifically tailor antifungal treatment to the phenotype of a patient with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and disseminated histoplasmosis who had clinical progression while on it...

The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on AIDS-related mycoses and fungal neglected tropical d...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7872288
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Nargesi S, Bongomin F et. al.

Feb 9th, 2021 - The World Health Organization (WHO) considers mycetoma, chromoblastomycosis, and paracoccidioidomycosis to be fungal neglected tropical diseases (FNTDs). Depending on climatic, cultural, and economic contexts, these diseases have a similar geograp...

Progressive disseminated histoplasmosis in children living with HIV: a case series study.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00431-021-03969-5 10.1086/521259 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000961 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002319 10.3201/eid2203.151117 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30354-2 10.1046/j.1365-3156.1996.d01-10.x 10.3201/eid1311.070665 10.4269/ajtmh.2011.10-0251 10.1093/ofid/ofv025 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2006.10.016 10.1097/DAD.0b013e31822fd00a 10.1097/00006454-199206000-00018 10.1097/00006454-199202000-00015 10.1097/00006454-199704000-00019 10.1046/j.1439-0507.1999.00485.x 10.1097/01.inf.0000137353.29477.6c 10.1016/S0140-6736(06)69166-6 10.1086/513653 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000316 10.1016/j.trstmh.2012.05.003 10.1086/345724 10.1097/00005792-199011000-00004 10.1097/01.qai.0000209927.49656.8d 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2007.01894.x 10.1086/428842 10.1016/S0022-3476(84)80421-7 10.1016/j.jpeds.2003.10.035 10.1097/00006454-198811000-00012 10.1097/00006454-199912000-00007 10.2214/ajr.160.1.8416614 10.1086/313824 10.1093/cid/cir435 10.1097/00006454-199409000-00010 10.1111/j.1399-3062.2006.00165.x 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2008.05.006 10.1086/379770 10.1086/420749 10.1097/MD.0000000000000016
European Journal of Pediatrics; García-Boyano M, Vega W et. al.

Feb 8th, 2021 - Progressive disseminated histoplasmosis (PDH) is thought to be on the top of the list of AIDS-defining illnesses in South America. Reported experience in children is very scarce. The aim of this study was to describe the clinical characteristics, ...

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Drugs  99 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,373 results

Autochthonous Case of Pulmonary Histoplasmosis, Switzerland.
https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2703.191831
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Schmiedel Y, Büchi AE et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - In Europe, pulmonary histoplasmosis is rarely diagnosed except in travelers. We report a probable autochthonous case of severe chronic pulmonary histoplasmosis in an immunocompetent man in Switzerland without travel history outside of Europe. Diag...

Cutaneous Histoplasmosis in HIV Seronegative Patients: A Clinicopathological Analysis.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000513399
Dermatology (Basel, Switzerland); Ahuja A, Bhardwaj M et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Diagnosis of extrapulmonary histoplasmosis in HIV seronegative and immunocompetent patients is often challenging, so a high index of suspicion is required. Cutaneous manifestation of infection shows a wide spectrum of lesions including erythematou...

Ketoconazole - ketoconazole tablet-Direct Rx
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=bc189ce2-3f10-260d-e053-2a95a90ae808

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Ketoconazole tablets are not indicated for treatment of onychomycosis, cutaneous dermatophyte infections, or Candida infections. Ketoconazole tablets should be used only when other effective antifungal therapy is not available or tolerated and the...

Successful application of pharmacogenomic testing in the evaluation and management of a...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.japh.2021.01.021
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA; Hanna KF, Havens JP et. al.

Feb 15th, 2021 - To demonstrate the successful use of pharmacogenomic testing to specifically tailor antifungal treatment to the phenotype of a patient with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and disseminated histoplasmosis who had clinical progression while on it...

The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on AIDS-related mycoses and fungal neglected tropical d...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7872288
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Nargesi S, Bongomin F et. al.

Feb 9th, 2021 - The World Health Organization (WHO) considers mycetoma, chromoblastomycosis, and paracoccidioidomycosis to be fungal neglected tropical diseases (FNTDs). Depending on climatic, cultural, and economic contexts, these diseases have a similar geograp...

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News  49 results

Mediastinal granuloma due to histoplasmosis in a patient on infliximab
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/207079/rheumatology/mediastinal-granuloma-due-histoplasmosis-patient-infliximab/page/0/1?channel=325

Sep 3rd, 2019 - GOLD STANDARD FOR DIAGNOSIS Isolation of H capsulatum from clinical specimens remains the gold standard for confirmation of histoplasmosis. The sensitivity of culture to detect H capsulatum depends on the clinical manifestations: it is 74% in pati.

What is your diagnosis? - September 2019
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/206986/mixed-topics/what-your-diagnosis-september-2019?channel=27662
Obaidullah Aseem, MD, Daniel S. Childs, MD et. al.

Aug 26th, 2019 - Erosive protein-losing enteropathy secondary to disseminated histoplasmosis This patient was treated with amphotericin B and transitioned to oral itraconazole with frequent blood level monitoring to ensure absorption. His symptoms improved gradual.

Histoplasmosis Manifests After Decades
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/195092/hiv/histoplasmosis-manifests-after-decades?channel=285
Jan Dyer

Mar 7th, 2019 - Immunocompromised patients can be at risk for complications long after the original health issue was resolved—a problem illustrated by a patient who had a heart transplant in 1986 but developed acute progressive disseminated histoplasmosis decades.

Climate Change, Ag Practices Expand Histoplasmosis Range
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/publichealth/75119

Sep 15th, 2018 - Largely confined to the Ohio and Mississippi River valleys just a half century ago, the soil-dwelling fungus that causes the lung infection histoplasmosis has migrated west into the upper Missouri River basin due to a combination of climate change...

Febrile, Immunocompromised Man With Rash
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/109906/dermatology/febrile-immunocompromised-man-rash/page/0/2

Jun 27th, 2016 - OUTCOME FOR THE CASE PATIENT This case involved an immunocompromised patient with systemic symptoms, vasculitic cutaneous lesions, and significant pulmonary disease. The differential diagnosis was extensive, and diagnosis based on clinical grounds.

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Patient Education  5 results see all →