Paracoccidioidomycosis in Brazilian Patients With and Without Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection.

  title={Paracoccidioidomycosis in Brazilian Patients With and Without Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection.},
  author={Fabr{\'i}cio Arantes de Almeida and Fernando Arthur Freitas Neves and Delio Jos{\'e} Mora and Tarc{\'i}sio Albertin Dos Reis and Diego Moelas Sotini and Barbara de Melo Ribeiro and Leonardo Euripedes Andrade-Silva and Gabriel Antonio Nascentes and Kennio Ferreira-Paim and M{\'a}rio Le{\'o}n Silva-Vergara},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  volume={96 2},
Paracoccidioidomycosis (PCM) is endemic to Latin America, where 10 million people may be infected with Paracoccidioides brasiliensis/Paracoccidioides lutzii and 1,600,000 individuals live with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. An epidemiological overlapping of these infections occurred early in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome era with nearly 180 published cases. This study presents epidemiological, clinical, and outcome profiles for 31 PCM patients with HIV infection diagnosed in… CONTINUE READING
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