paracoccidioidomycosis


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paracoccidioidomycosis

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Native indigenous populations in Latin America changed their ancient livelihood practices to cultivate coffee after deforestation of the Amazon rainforest, which resulted in paracoccidioidomycosis infections (6,7).
Serology for paracoccidioidomycosis and detection of cryptococcal antigen in serum were assessed in 40 and 42 patients, respectively.
Blastomycosis and paracoccidioidomycosis were ruled out by typical history, characteristic histology and absence of any systemic illness in our patient.
An overview of the immunopathology of human paracoccidioidomycosis.
Hormones and the Resistence of Women to Paracoccidioidomycosis.
Paracoccidioidomycosis is a progressive, systemic mycosis caused by Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, a dimorphic fungus found in soils of some regions of Latin America; mainly between 30[degrees] latitude south and 34[degrees] latitude north (1).
32) In granulomatous infectious diseases, such as paracoccidioidomycosis and leishmaniasis, an increased expression and function of Treg cells in lesions has been demonstrated.
Paracoccidioidomycosis evidencing spinal cord involvement treated with success by fluconazole.
6) There is also a South American form called Paracoccidioidomycosis which mostly effects men aged 20-50 who work as coffee growers.
Paracoccidioidomycosis (PCM), an important systemic mycosis in Latin America, is the eighth highest cause of mortality among infectious and parasitic diseases in Brazil, and the fifth highest in the state of Parana (BITTENCOURT et al.
A total of 53 serious fungal infections occurred within the cohort, including aspergillosis, coccidioidomycosis, histoplasmosis, blastomycosis, paracoccidioidomycosis, and systemic candidiasis.