, Volume 83, Issue 3, pp 187–189 | Cite as

Spontaneous regression of pulmonary paracoccidioidomycosis

Report of a case
  • Roberto López C. 
  • Angela Restrepo M. 


A case of pulmonary paracoccidioidomycosis with spontaneous regression of the roentgenologic lesions, is reported. Regression of lesions took place within ten weeks, with the original infiltrates being replaced by fibrotic lines. The implication of this finding in the pathogenesis of paracoccidioidomycosis is analyzed.


Spontaneous Regression Paracoccidioidomycosis Pulmonary Paracoccidioidomycosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roberto López C. 
    • 1
  • Angela Restrepo M. 
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pneumology, Instituto de los Seguros Sociales and Laboratory of Mycology, Corporación de Investigaciones BiológicasHospital Pablo Tobón UribeMedellínColombia

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