Pulmonary histoplasmosis presenting with the reversed halo sign on high-resolution CT scan.

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We describe the case of a 23-year-old man with pulmonary histoplasmosis whose high-resolution CT scan demonstrated the reversed halo sign. We also extensively review the literature about this CT scan sign. The reversed halo sign has been described in a number of diseases, both infectious and noninfectious. However, to our knowledge, this is the first… (More)
DOI: 10.1378/chest.11-0055

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@article{Marchiori2011PulmonaryHP, title={Pulmonary histoplasmosis presenting with the reversed halo sign on high-resolution CT scan.}, author={Edson Marchiori and Saulo Maia d'Avila Melo and Fl{\'a}via Gavinho Vianna and B{\'a}rbara Santana D'Avila Melo and Saulo Santana D Melo and Gl{\'a}ucia Maria Ribeiro Zanetti}, journal={Chest}, year={2011}, volume={140 3}, pages={789-791} }