Atypical presentation of sporotrichosis: report of three cases.

@article{Xavier2013AtypicalPO,
  title={Atypical presentation of sporotrichosis: report of three cases.},
  author={Melissa Orzechowski Xavier and Laura Riffel Bittencourt and Cl{\'a}udio Moss da Silva and Roseli Stone Vieira and Hugo Cataud Pacheco Pereira},
  journal={Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical},
  year={2013},
  volume={46 1},
  pages={116-8}
}
Sporotrichosis occurs after fungal implantation of Sporothrix spp. in the skin, and is the main subcutaneous mycosis in Latin America. Here we describe three atypical cases of the disease. The first case report an extra-cutaneous occurrence of the disease with joint infection; the second one describes a patient with bilateral lymphocutaneous form of sporotrichosis; and the third shows a zoonotic cutaneous case with the development of an erythema nodosum as a hypersensitivity reaction. These… CONTINUE READING

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Sporotrichosis occurs after fungal implantation of Sporothrix spp . in the skin , and is the main subcutaneous mycosis in Latin America .
Sporotrichosis occurs after fungal implantation of Sporothrix spp . in the skin , and is the main subcutaneous mycosis in Latin America .
Sporotrichosis occurs after fungal implantation of Sporothrix spp . in the skin , and is the main subcutaneous mycosis in Latin America .
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