Case Report - Histoplasmosis: An elusive re‑emerging chest infection

  • M Nagoda
  • AE Uloko
  • M Babashani
  • M Maiyaki
Keywords: Disseminated histoplasmosis, immunocompetent, superior vena cava obstruction


An immunocompetent patient presenting with disseminated histoplasmosis and superior vena cava obstruction. Features at presentation were in keeping with tuberculosis. Histology of bronchoalveolar lavage specimen clinches the diagnosis of histoplasmosis.

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