Orbital histoplasmosis due to Histoplasma capsulatum var. duboisii: successful treatment with Septrin.

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Four children with orbital histoplasmosis caused by Histoplasma capsulatum var. duboisii (one of whom had been unsuccessfully treated with amphotericin-B) were treated with a combination of trimethoprim and sulphamethoxazole (Septrin) and surgical drainage. All patients improved markedly during therapy with resolution of the lesions, and with no recurrence… (More)

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@article{Ajayi1986OrbitalHD, title={Orbital histoplasmosis due to Histoplasma capsulatum var. duboisii: successful treatment with Septrin.}, author={Bosun Ajayi and Bankole O Osuntokun and O Olurin and Oladele O Kale and T. A. Junaid}, journal={The Journal of tropical medicine and hygiene}, year={1986}, volume={89 4}, pages={179-87} }