Primary pulmonary histoplasmosis

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Primary pulmonary histoplasmosis
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Pulmonary histoplasmosis in a 29-year-old female
SpecialtyInfectious disease

Primary pulmonary histoplasmosis is caused by inhalation of Histoplasma capsulatum spores, and approximately 10% of people with this acute infection develop erythema nodosum.[1]: 316 

See also


  1. James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0.