Effect of successful treatment with amphotericin B on Histoplasma capsulatum variety capsulatum polysaccharide antigen levels in patients with AIDS and histoplasmosis.

@article{Wheat1992EffectOS,
  title={Effect of successful treatment with amphotericin B on Histoplasma capsulatum variety capsulatum polysaccharide antigen levels in patients with AIDS and histoplasmosis.},
  author={Lawrence Joseph Wheat and P A Connolly-Stringfield and Richard Blair and Kathy Connolly and Todd Garringer and Barry P. Katz and Manjula Gupta},
  journal={The American journal of medicine},
  year={1992},
  volume={92 2},
  pages={153-60}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to establish the effect of induction and maintenance treatment with amphotericin B on levels of Histoplasma capsulatum var. capsulatum polysaccharide antigen (HPA) in the urine and blood of patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) and disseminated histoplasmosis. PATIENTS AND METHODS This was a retrospective study of the effect of amphotericin B treatment on levels of HPA in the urine or serum from 70 patients with AIDS and disseminated… CONTINUE READING

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