A CHRONIC CAVITARY PULMONARY HISTOPLASMOSIS CASE FROM TURKEY


ARAB H., YILMAZ H., UCAR A., YILDIRIM E., OZKUL M.

JOURNAL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE, cilt.98, ss.190-191, 1995 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 98 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 1995
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.190-191

Özet

Histoplasmosis, a disease endemic to North America, is caused by Histoplasma capsulatum. To the best of our knowledge, the chronic cavitary pulmonary histoplasmosis patient described here presents the first case in which the fungus was isolated from sputum culture in Turkey.