Disseminated histoplasmosis in an 'immunocompetent' child

  • J O Daubenton
  • D W Beatty

Abstract

A rare case of severe disseminated histoplasmosis in a 7-year-old boy with apparently normal immune function is described. Current recommendations for diagnostic investigations, monitoring and the treatment of this disease with amphotericin B and itraconazole are reviewed.

Published
2016-12-02
Section
Articles

Journal Identifiers


eISSN: 0256-95749
print ISSN: 2078-5135