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Blastomycosis

Known as: Blastomycosis [Disease/Finding], Blastomycoses, Blastomycotic infection 
A fungal infection that may appear in two forms: 1, a primary lesion characterized by the formation of a small cutaneous nodule and small nodules… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Blastomycosis is a potentially life-threatening infection caused by the soil-based dimorphic fungus Blastomyces… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
With increasing numbers of immune-compromised patients with malignancy, hematologic disease, and HIV, as well as those receiving… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
SUMMARY Blastomycosis is endemic in regions of North America that border the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence River, as well as… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Evidence-based guidelines for the management of patients with blastomycosis were prepared by an Expert Panel of the Infectious… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Blastomyces dermatitidis, the etiologic agent of blastomycosis, causes severe disease and substantial mortality in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
ABSTRACT We report results of an immunoassay for Blastomyces dermatitidis antigenuria. Sensitivity was 92.9%, and specificity was… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
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  • The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 29730429
Amphotericin B is a polyene macrolide antibiotic derived from the actinomycete Streptomyces nodosus. Of the 200 known polyene… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Among the endemic mycoses, blastomycosis has been least often associated with disorders of immune function, but the data… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Abstract objective: To assess the efficacy and toxicity of orally administered itraconazole in the treatment of nonmeningeal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Nikkomycins X and Z, competitive inhibitors of fungal chitin synthase, were evaluated as therapeutic agents in vitro and in mouse… Expand
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