*  Psychology of Medicine: Histoplasmosis
Chronic histoplasmosis cases can resemble tuberculosis; disseminated histoplasmosis affects multiple organ systems and is fatal ... Distinct from POHS, acute ocular histoplasmosis may rarely occur in immunodeficiency.. Types. Histoplasmosis may be divided ... African histoplasmosis. Epidemiology. Histoplamosis capsulatum is found throughout the world. It is endemic in certain areas of ... Histoplasmosis can also be diagnosed by a test for antibodies against Histoplasma in the blood. Histoplasma skin tests indicate ...
  http://monsterologist.blogspot.com/2014/12/histoplasmosis.html
*  Histoplasmosis infection in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, 1998-2009 | BMC Infectious Diseases | Full Text
... none developed histoplasmosis during a 3 year follow up time period. Serologic or radiographic evidence of prior histoplasmosis ... lives in an endemic area for histoplasmosis, or has had previous overt histoplasmosis and requires immunomodulatory therapy, ... Histoplasmosisrheumatoid arthritis. Background. Histoplasma capsulatum is a dimorphic fungus widely distributed in nature and ... Kauffman CA: Histoplasmosis: a clinical and laboratory update. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2007, 20 (1): 115-32. 10.1128/CMR.00027-06. ...
  https://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2334-11-145
*  Withdrawal of Antifungal Treatment for Histoplasmosis in Patients After Improved Immune Response to Anti-HIV Drugs - Full Text...
Have had histoplasmosis before but are free of any signs of histoplasmosis at entry into the study. ... Histoplasmosis is a serious opportunistic infection in persons with AIDS that demonstrates an excellent response to antifungal ... Histoplasmosis offers an opportunity to examine the concept of discontinuation of maintenance therapy as it is rapidly ... Withdrawal of Antifungal Treatment for Histoplasmosis in Patients After Improved Immune Response to Anti-HIV Drugs. This study ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/study/NCT00006316?view=results
*  HISTOPLASMOSIS | Veterinary Answers, LLC
Histoplasmosis is a soil-borne dimorphic fungus that lives in warm moist and humid conditions. The causative agent is ... Histoplasmosis is endemic in temperate and subtropical regions… ... HISTOPLASMOSIS. April 20, 2010 jenfryer Leave a comment Go to ... The prognosis for animals with Histoplasmosis is guarded to fair.. References:. 1. Greene, CE. Histoplasmosis, In: Greene, CE. ... The Histoplasmosis antigen test (Mira Vista) is gaining popularity. It can be used to support disease and is useful in ...
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*  CDC - NIOSH Publications and Products - Histoplasmosis - Protecting Workers at Risk (2005-109)
Outbreaks of histoplasmosis have shared similar circumstances:People who did not know the health risks of breathing in the ... Histoplasmosis - Protecting Workers at Risk [PDF 677KB]. Worker/Employer Recommendations [PDF 125KB]. Worker/Employer ... This booklet is a revised edition of the NIOSH document Histoplasmosis:Protecting Workers at Risk, which was originally ... The updated information in this booklet will help readers understand what histoplasmosis is and recognize activities that may ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2005-109/
*  Intravitreal Ranibizumab for the Treatment of Choroidal Neovascularization in Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome - Full Text View -...
Histoplasmosis. Disease. Pathologic Processes. Metaplasia. Choroid Diseases. Uveal Diseases. Eye Diseases. Mycoses. Ranibizumab ... Intravitreal Ranibizumab for the Treatment of Choroidal Neovascularization in Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome (IVL for OHS). The ... Intravitreal Ranibizumab for the Treatment of Choroidal Neovascularization in Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome. ... in patients with fluid and blood leakage in their eyes due to ocular histoplasmosis. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00955630
*  Histoplasmose pulmonar aguda no Rio Grande do Sul
Conclusion: Chronic pulmonary histoplasmosis must be considered in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ... Objective: To evaluate cases of chronic pulmonary histoplasmosis diagnosed in recent years at the Complexo Hospitalar Santa ...
  http://www.lume.ufrgs.br/handle/10183/20169
*  Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding Secondary to Intestinal Histoplasmosis in a Renal Transplant Patient | ACG Case Reports Journal...
Histoplasmosis is the most common endemic mycosis in the United States. Symptomatic gastrointestinal histoplasmosis is a rare ... Several cases of GI histoplasmosis have been reported.15,17,18 Though rare, cases of intestinal histoplasmosis presenting as ... Gastrointestinal histoplasmosis. Dig Dis Sci. 1988;33(3):353-60. PubMed. *Lamps LW, Molina CP, West AB, Haggitt RC, Scott MA. ... 1 While disseminated histoplasmosis is a well-known disease entity, gastrointestinal (GI) histoplasmosis is an uncommon disease ...
  http://acgcasereports.gi.org/lower-gastrointestinal-bleeding-secondary-to-intestinal-histoplasmosis-in-a-renal-transplant-patient/
*  African histoplasmosis - Wikipedia
African histoplasmosis is an infection caused by Histoplasma duboisii. Disease has been most often reported in Uganda, Nigeria ... Histoplasmosis James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical Dermatology. ... ISBN 978-1-4557-4801-3. Authors at the University of Nigeria have published African histoplasmosis: a review, which includes a ... In human disease it manifests differently than histoplasmosis (caused by Histoplasma capsulatum), most often involving the skin ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_histoplasmosis
*  Primary cutaneous histoplasmosis - Wikipedia
Primary cutaneous histoplasmosis is a rare skin condition, reported on the penis, characterized by a chancre-type lesion with ... Histoplasmosis James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical Dermatology. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Primary_cutaneous_histoplasmosis
*  Primary pulmonary histoplasmosis - Wikipedia
Histoplasmosis James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical Dermatology. ... Primary pulmonary histoplasmosis is caused by inhalation of Histoplasma capsulatum spores, and approximately 10% of people with ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Primary_pulmonary_histoplasmosis
*  Progressive disseminated histoplasmosis - Wikipedia
Histoplasmosis James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical Dermatology. ... Progressive disseminated histoplasmosis is an infection caused by Histoplasma capsulatum, and most people who develop this ... severe form of histoplasmosis are immunocompromised or taking systemic corticosteroids. Skin lesions are present in ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Progressive_disseminated_histoplasmosis
*  Histoplasmosis | The BMJ
Histoplasmosis. Br Med J 1949; 2 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.2.4623.374 (Published 13 August 1949) Cite this as: Br Med J ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/2/4623/374
*  ISDH: 2005 - Histoplasmosis
... pulmonary histoplasmosis; 2) disseminated histoplasmosis; and 3) chronic, cavitary histoplasmosis. Symptoms of acute cases are ... 2005 - Histoplasmosis. Table 1. Histoplasmosis Cases by Race and Sex, Indiana, 2005 ... Histoplasmosis occurred throughout the year in 2005 with the largest number of cases occurring in the winter and early spring ... One outbreak of histoplasmosis occurred in Indiana in 2005. The outbreak occurred among a missionary group that traveled to ...
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*  Presumed ocular histoplasmosis syndrome - Wikipedia
Presumed ocular histoplasmosis syndrome (POHS) is a syndrome affecting the eye, which is characterized by peripheral atrophic ... Presumed ocular histoplasmosis syndrome and age-related macular degeneration (AMD) have been successfully treated with laser, ... 1] Presumed Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome Stefan Dithmar; Frank Gerhard Holz (28 April 2008). Fluorescence Angiography in ... Thuruthumaly C; Yee D. C.; Rao P. K. (2014). "Presumed ocular histoplasmosis". Current Opinion in Ophthalmology. 25 (6): 508-12 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Presumed_ocular_histoplasmosis_syndrome
*  Histoplasmosis - Wikipedia
Histoplasmosis (also known as "Cave disease",[1] "Darling's disease",[1] "Ohio valley disease",[1] "reticuloendotheliosis",[1] ... Histoplasmosis can also be diagnosed by a test for antibodies against Histoplasma in the blood. Histoplasma skin tests indicate ... Chest X-ray findings are normal in 40-70% of cases.[5] Chronic histoplasmosis cases can resemble tuberculosis;[6][7] ... Histoplasmosis is not contagious, but is contracted by inhalation of the spores from disturbed soil or guano.[3] The inoculum ...
  https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Histoplasmosis
*  Histoplasmosis Maculopathy
Histoplasmosis. Maculopathy. The Common Visual Problems of Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome. Richard L. Windsor, O.D., F.A.A.O.. ... Histoplasmosis is a disease caused by the fungus Histoplasma capsulatum. This fungus is found throughout the world, but is ... However even though the systemic symptoms are mild, it can cause serious retinal condition called Ocular Histoplasmosis ... to Histoplasmosis. In older patients OHS may occasionally be misdiagnosed as macular degeneration. ...
  http://www.lowvision.org/histoplasmosis_maculopathy.htm
*  Histoplasmosis: Causes, risk factors, and treatment
Histoplasmosis is a fungal infection with a variety of flu-like symptoms. It can cause a cough and night sweats and usually ... Ocular histoplasmosis. Sometimes histoplasmosis can travel from the lungs to the eye. The result is a condition known as ocular ... Histoplasmosis is not contagious. However, the condition can be long-lasting.. Chronic histoplasmosis. It can take between 2 ... Ocular histoplasmosis. Anyone with ocular histoplasmosis must be treated with a type of laser surgery called photocoagulation. ...
  https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/318078.php
*  Histoplasmosis symptoms, treatments & forums | PatientsLikeMe
40 patients with histoplasmosis experience fatigue, depressed mood, pain, anxious mood, and insomnia and use Itraconazole, ... Find the most comprehensive real-world symptom and treatment data on histoplasmosis at PatientsLikeMe. ... Amitriptyline, Clonazepam, Fluoxetine, and Meloxicam to treat their histoplasmosis and its symptoms. ... What is histoplasmosis?. Histoplasmosis is a disease caused when airborne spores of the fungus Histoplasma capsulatum are ...
  https://www.patientslikeme.com/conditions/1385-histoplasmosis
*  Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome
... , (OHS), a serious eye disease that is a leading cause of vision loss in Americans between the ... But histoplasmosis, even in mild cases, can later cause ocular histoplasmosis syndrome (OHS), a serious eye disease that is a ... How are Histoplasmosis and Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome related?. Although scientists have not been to detect the ... Histoplasmosis usually is very mild with little or no symptoms, and if symptoms are present they resemble those of colds or flu ...
  https://www.framesdirect.com/blog/ocular-histoplasmosis-syndrome
*  Histoplasmosis | University of Maryland Medical Center
Histoplasmosis. Introduction. Histoplasmosis is an infection caused by a fungus, called Histoplasma capsulatum (H. capsulatum). ... Most people with histoplasmosis have no symptoms and may never know they are infected. A small number of people may develop flu ... Histoplasmosis is caused by a common fungus that is found in mild climates throughout the world. Many people living in the Ohio ... Most people with histoplasmosis have no symptoms or very mild ones. Signs and symptoms that happen in rare cases include the ...
  https://www.umm.edu/health/medical/altmed/condition/histoplasmosis
*  Histoplasmosis - ONA
Histoplasmosis. I. What every physician needs to know.. Histoplasmosis is a fungal infection caused by Histoplasma capsulatum ( ... Histoplasmosis". Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine. McGraw-Hill. 2012. (Textbook chapter, shorter.) Hage, CA, Ribes, ... Disseminated Histoplasmosis.. Antibody to H. capsulatum is present in 70-90%, and the urine antigen is positive in 75% of ... Treatment of histoplasmosis varies with each of the clinical syndromes.. Acute Pulmonary Infection:. *. Mild to moderate - No ...
  http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/hospital-medicine/histoplasmosis/article/604470/
*  Overview of Histoplasmosis - American Family Physician
Histoplasmosis is an endemic infection in most of the United States and can be found worldwide. The spectrum of this illness ... Diagnosis of Histoplasmosis. Sensitivity (%). Test. Disseminated histoplasmosis. Chronic pulmonary histoplasmosis. Self-limited ... Diagnosis of Histoplasmosis. Sensitivity (%). Test. Disseminated histoplasmosis. Chronic pulmonary histoplasmosis. Self-limited ... CHRONIC PULMONARY HISTOPLASMOSIS. Chronic pulmonary histoplasmosis (Table 1)4,5 is associated with preexisting abnormal lung ...
  https://www.aafp.org/afp/2002/1215/p2247.html
*  Ocular Histoplasmosis & Opthalmic Migrane(migraine) - Eye Care - MedHelp
Eight yrs ago I was diagnosed with occular histoplasmosis (left eye - affecting my central line of vision). With time, it ... Eight yrs ago I was diagnosed with occular histoplasmosis (left eye - affecting my central line of vision). With time, it ...
  http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Eye-Care/Ocular-Histoplasmosis--Opthalmic-Migrane/show/1096061
*  Histoplasmosis - Renal and Urology News
In AIDS patients, histoplasmosis has been noted to cause fever of unknown origin (FUO) in approximately 7% of patients. ... Disseminated histoplasmosis. Hematogenous spread is frequent and disseminated infection almost always occur in the ... Complications of histoplasmosis include:. a) Granulomatous mediastinitis, due to persistent enlarged lymph nodes that may ... Histoplasmosis is endemic in the United States, with the highest prevalence of infection in the Ohio and Mississippi valleys. ...
  https://www.renalandurologynews.com/hospital-medicine/histoplasmosis/article/604634/