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Vol 89, No 4 (2021)
Clinical vignette
Submitted: 2020-08-26
Accepted: 2020-10-17
Published online: 2021-07-16
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Acute pulmonary histoplasmosis masquerading as miliary tuberculosis in a non-endemic region

Mehul Agarwal1, Benhur Joel Shadrach1
DOI: 10.5603/ARM.a2021.0051
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Pubmed: 34269411
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Adv Respir Med 2021;89(4):464-465.
Affiliations
  1. Department of Pulmonary Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur, India

open access

Vol 89, No 4 (2021)
CLINICAL VIGNETTES
Submitted: 2020-08-26
Accepted: 2020-10-17
Published online: 2021-07-16

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Keywords

tuberculosis; miliary opacities; acute pulmonary histoplasmosis

About this article
Title

Acute pulmonary histoplasmosis masquerading as miliary tuberculosis in a non-endemic region

Journal

Advances in Respiratory Medicine

Issue

Vol 89, No 4 (2021)

Article type

Clinical vignette

Pages

464-465

Published online

2021-07-16

DOI

10.5603/ARM.a2021.0051

Pubmed

34269411

Bibliographic record

Adv Respir Med 2021;89(4):464-465.

Keywords

tuberculosis
miliary opacities
acute pulmonary histoplasmosis

Authors

Mehul Agarwal
Benhur Joel Shadrach

References (5)
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  2. Kauffman C. Pulmonary histoplasmosis. Current Infectious Disease Reports. 2001; 3(3): 279–285.
  3. Furqan M, Butler J. Miliary pattern on chest radiography: TB or not TB? Mayo Clin Proc. 2010; 85(2): 108.
  4. Wheat LJ. Approach to the diagnosis of the endemic mycosis. Clin Chest Med. 2009; 30: 379–89.
  5. Wheat LJ, Freifeld AG, Kleiman MB, et al. Clinical practice guidelines for the management of patients with histoplasmosis: 2007 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clin Infect Dis. 2007; 45(7): 807–825.

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