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Research & Reviews  179 results

North American Endemic Fungal Infections.
Radiologic Clinics of North America; Kanne JP

May 10th, 2022 - Histoplasmosis, blastomycosis, and coccidioidomycosis are endemic fungal infections in North America. Many infections are subclinical, and many symptomatic infections are mild. Pneumonia is the most common clinical manifestation. All can occur in ...

Primary Cutaneous Blastomycosis.
The New England Journal of Medicine; Alhatem A, Smith KC

May 5th, 2022 - Primary Cutaneous Blastomycosis.|2022|Alhatem A,Smith KC,|therapeutic use,diagnosis,drug therapy,therapeutic use,

A rare presentation of blastomycosis as a multi-focal infection involving the spine, pl...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-022-07203-x 10.1186/s12879-019-4034-z 10.1038/s41598-021-91879-9 10.1128/CMR.00056-09 10.1093/cid/ciaa1100 10.1309/JEJ0-3N98-C3G8-21DE 10.1086/313750
BMC Infectious Diseases; Eldaabossi S, Saad M et. al.

Mar 9th, 2022 - Blastomycosis is a disease caused by the fungus Blastomyces-a thermally dimorphic fungus that can cause granulomatous and/or purulent infection. We report here a case of chronic blastomycosis infection in a 24-year-old male patient from Saudi Arab...

Diagnostic delays in infectious diseases.
Diagnosis (Berlin, Germany); Suneja M, Beekmann SE et. al.

Jan 25th, 2022 - Diagnostic delays are a major source of morbidity and mortality. Despite the adverse outcomes associated with diagnostic delays, few studies have examined the incidence and factors that influence diagnostic delays for different infectious diseases...

A Case Report of a 74-Year-Old Immunocompromised Host Diagnosed with Pulmonary Blastomy...
The American Journal of Case Reports; Abbas A, Yankle JM et. al.

Jan 10th, 2022 - BACKGROUND Blastomycosis is a rare opportunistic disease caused by inhalation of the fungus Blastomyces dermatitidis. Blastomycosis can occur in all individuals but is most commonly seen in immunocompromised hosts. If left untreated or not caught ...

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Clinical practice guidelines for the management of blastomycosis: 2008 update by the In...
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Chapman SW, Dismukes WE et. al.

May 9th, 2008 - Evidence-based guidelines for the management of patients with blastomycosis were prepared by an Expert Panel of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. These updated guidelines replace the previous management guidelines published in the April ...

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News  19 results

Exploring the Role of BTK Inhibitors in B-Cell Lymphomas

Dec 5th, 2020 - Constantine S. Tam, MD On December 5, 2019, an OncLive® Scientific Interchange, Bruton Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors in B-Cell Lymphomas took place in Orlando, Florida. The goal of the interchange, facilitated by Constantine S. Tam, MBBS, MD, an ass...

North American Blastomycosis in an Immunocompromised Patient

Dec 26th, 2019 - Punch biopsy from the upper back revealed a mixed acute and granulomatous infiltrate with numerous yeast forms (Figure 4A) that were highlighted by Grocott-Gomori methenamine-silver (Figure 4B) and periodic acid–Schiff (Figure 4C) stains. Figure 4.

Nonpainful Ulcerations on the Nose and Forehead
Lida Zheng, MD, Christopher Urban, MD et. al.

Jul 6th, 2016 - The Diagnosis: Trigeminal Trophic Syndrome Trigeminal trophic syndrome (TTS) is a rare condition occurring after injury to the sensory roots of the trigeminal nerve. Trigeminal trophic syndrome was first described in 1933 by Loveman1 as a complica.

Déjà vu: An FDA warning about oral ketoconazole ... again
Adam Friedman, MD

Jun 3rd, 2016 - The Food and Drug Administration issued a health warning on May 16th, 2016, regarding the use of oral ketoconazole for the treatment of skin and nail dermatophyte and candidal infections – wait what? Why is this even an active discussion? Let’s ta.

When Is 'Sarcoidosis' Not Sarcoidosis?

Jan 13th, 2016 - Sarcoidosis or Not? Macrophages—or histiocytes—are the cells that define a granuloma. They often, but not invariably, fuse to form multinucleated giant cells (Langhans giant cells). The macrophages in granulomas are often referred to as "epithelio...

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