Progressive disseminated histoplasmosis as a presentation of AIDS in a patient from the Congo: the role of skin biopsy.

João Borges-costa, T Marques , L Soares-Almeida, M. Sacramento-Marques

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Abstract

Progressive disseminated histoplasmosis is frequently fatal in HIV patients, and the standard diagnostic techniques can cause treatment delay. Skin biopsy can help in the differential diagnosis, allowing also an earlier treatment initiation.
Original languageUnknown
Pages (from-to)251-2
JournalTropical Doctor
Volume41
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2011

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