Cutaneous histoplasmosis after renal transplantation.


A 21-year-old woman with a renal allograft presented with cellulitis of the right foot as the first manifestation of disseminated histoplasmosis. Disseminated histoplasmosis is more common in immunosuppressed hosts, and there is a trend toward more frequent cutaneous manifestations in transplant recipients (47%). Biopsy of cellulitis in these patients may… (More)


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@article{Farr1981CutaneousHA, title={Cutaneous histoplasmosis after renal transplantation.}, author={Brad R. Farr and Brian Beacham and N O Atuk}, journal={Southern medical journal}, year={1981}, volume={74 5}, pages={635-7} }