Case report. Histoplasmosis in an AIDS paediatric patient

Case report. Histoplasmosis in an AIDS paediatric patient

Author Cimerman, S. Google Scholar
Sokolowski, W. Google Scholar
Goncalves, SEC Google Scholar
Lins, MSD Google Scholar
Colombo, A. L. Google Scholar
Institution Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP)
Abstract Histoplasmosis has been little reported among HIV-infected children. We report a case of a 4-year old boy with AIDS who presented with disseminated histoplasmosis diagnosed by lung biopsy. the patient had a good clinical response to amphotericin B followed by itraconazole oral solution.
Keywords histoplasmosis
AIDS
child
antimycotic chemotherapy
amphotericin B
itraconazole
Language English
Date 1999-11-01
Published in Mycoses. Berlin: Blackwell Wissenschafts-verlag Gmbh, v. 42, n. 9-10, p. 567-569, 1999.
ISSN 0933-7407 (Sherpa/Romeo, impact factor)
Publisher Blackwell Wissenschafts-verlag Gmbh
Extent 567-569
Origin http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1439-0507.1999.00485.x
Access rights Closed access
Type Article
Web of Science ID WOS:000083886000011
URI http://repositorio.unifesp.br/handle/11600/26175

Show full item record




File

File Size Format View

There are no files associated with this item.

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Search


Browse

Statistics

My Account