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    • Coccidioidomicose pulmonar em caçador de tatus 

      Costa, FabrÍcio AndrÉ Martins Da; Reis, Ricardo Coelho; Benevides, FÁbio; TomÉ, Geraldo De Sousa; Holanda, Marcelo AlcÂntara [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia e Tisiologia, 2001-09-01)
      Coccidioidomycosis is a disease caused by inhalation of arthrospores of the fungus Coccidioides immitis. It has been recognized as a clinical entity since 1892. It is related to activities that involves dust exposure. It ...
    • Detection of Mycobacterium leprae infection in wild nine-banded armadillos (Dasypus novemcinctus) using the rapid ML Flow test 

      Deps, Patrícia Duarte; Antunes, João Marcelo Azevedo de Paula; Tomimori, Jane [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical - SBMT, 2007-02-01)
      Mycobaterium leprae infection was investigated in armadillos from the State of Espírito Santo, Brazil. The ML Flow test was performed on 37 nine-banded armadillos and positive results were found in 11 (29.7%). The ML Flow ...
    • Pesquisa de anticorpos anti PGL-I através de ELISA em tatus selvagens do Brasil 

      Deps, Patrícia Duarte [UNIFESP]; Antunes, João Marcelo Azevedo de Paula; Faria, Carlos; Bührer-Sékula, Samira; Camargo, Zoilo Pires de [UNIFESP]; Opromola, Diltor Vladimir Araujo; Tomimori, Jane [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical - SBMT, 2008-01-01)
      Armadillos have been involved in leprosy transmission and are considered a source of Mycobacterium leprae in numerous reports. Clinicians from certain areas of the USA consider contact with armadillos a risk factor for ...