Fatal disseminated paracoccidioidomycosis in a two-year-old child.

@article{Pereira2004FatalDP,
  title={Fatal disseminated paracoccidioidomycosis in a two-year-old child.},
  author={Ricardo Mendes Pereira and Antonia Terezinha Tresoldi and Marcus Tulius Teixeira da Silva and F{\'a}bio Bucaretchi},
  journal={Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de Sao Paulo},
  year={2004},
  volume={46 1},
  pages={
          37-9
        }
}
A two year-old female child was admitted at the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in a septic shock associated with a lymphoproliferative syndrome, with history of fever, adynamia and weight loss during the last two months. On admission, the main clinical and laboratory manifestations were: pallor, jaundice, disseminated enlarged lymph nodes, hepatosplenomegaly, crusted warts on face, anemia, eosinophilia, thrombocytopenia, increased direct and indirect bilirubin, alkaline phosphatase, and… CONTINUE READING

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