histoplasmoma


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histoplasmoma

[‚his·tə‚plaz′mō·mə]
(medicine)
A tumorlike swelling caused by an inflammatory reaction to Histoplasma capsulatum.
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Intrapulmonary lymph node, tuberculoma, histoplasmoma, focal organizing pneumonia and lung abscess can manifest as solid nodules.
The other sequlae include: histoplasmoma, broncholithiasis, mediastinal granuloma, and mediastinal fibrosis.
The lung lesion detected on x-ray was a calcified granuloma and was consistent with a histoplasmoma.
For example, if Histoplasma yeasts are identified in a necrotizing granuloma and the pathologist is provided with the information that the lesion is an incidentally detected solitary lung nodule, a diagnosis of histoplasmoma can be rendered.
En cambio, en inmunocompetentes se han descrito histoplasmomas y abscesos cerebrales (2).