Skeletal Radiol 2021 Feb 3. Epub 2021 Feb 3.
Department of Radiology, Musculoskeletal Group, Fleury Medicina e Saúde, Mato Grosso St, 306 - Higienópolis, São Paulo, SP, 01239-040, Brazil.
Histoplasmosis is a disease endemic to several parts of the world, including South America. It progresses in a mostly asymptomatic and self-limiting manner but has the potential to cause disseminated pulmonary infection, especially in immunocompromised patients. Rare reports from the literature describe musculoskeletal manifestations related to the two varieties of the pathogen that cause histoplasmosis, namely, the capsulatum or duboissi variety. Read More