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Disseminated histoplasmosis successfully treated with amphotericin B.

Authors
  • Edmonson, R P
  • Eykyn, S
  • Davies, D R
  • Fawcett, I W
  • Phillips, I
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of clinical pathology
Publication Date
Apr 01, 1974
Volume
27
Issue
4
Pages
308–310
Identifiers
PMID: 4851403
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A 61-year-old woman presented with malaise, intermittent fever, weight loss, and epigastric pain. Histoplasma capsulatum was eventually isolated from a liver biopsy and from the bone marrow and the patient was successfully treated with amphotericin B.

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