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… (More)
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1936-2017
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2008
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2008
Evidence-based guidelines for the management of patients with blastomycosis were prepared by an Expert Panel of the Infectious… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Blastomyces dermatitidis, the etiologic agent of blastomycosis, causes severe disease and substantial mortality in… (More)
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2006
2006
We describe a case of blastomycosis in an 8-year-old boy with Blastomyces-associated osteomyelitis and possible pulmonary… (More)
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2004
2004
We report results of an immunoassay for Blastomyces dermatitidis antigenuria. Sensitivity was 92.9%, and specificity was 79.3… (More)
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2001
2001
We evaluated the efficacy of voriconazole, a new broad-spectrum triazole antifungal compound, in the treatment of murine… (More)
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1993
1993
Among the endemic mycoses, blastomycosis has been least often associated with disorders of immune function, but the data… (More)
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1992
1992
OBJECTIVE To assess the efficacy and toxicity of orally administered itraconazole in the treatment of nonmeningeal, nonlife… (More)
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1989
1989
For the period 1976-1985, the authors attempted to identify all cases of blastomycosis in Louisiana and studied in detail one… (More)
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1987
1987
Blastomycosis cannot yet be prevented or controlled, in part because the natural habitat of the causative fungus, Blastomyces… (More)
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1985
1985
Amphotericin B is effective in therapy for blastomycosis but causes a number of serious adverse reactions. Because ketoconazole… (More)
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