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Mycopathologia

, Volume 74, Issue 1, pp 15–18 | Cite as

Pulmonary paracoccidioidomycosis in a nine year old girl

  • Cecy D. Ramos
  • A. T. Londero
  • Maria C. L. Gal
Article

Abstract

A case of pulmonary paracoccidioidomycosis in a nine year old girl is reported. This is the first proven case of exclusive pulmonary paracoccidioidal lesions observed in a child. A review of the mycosis among children 0 to 10 years old is also presented.

Keywords

Mycosis Paracoccidioidomycosis Proven Case Pulmonary Paracoccidioidomycosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cecy D. Ramos
    • 1
  • A. T. Londero
    • 1
  • Maria C. L. Gal
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Microbiology and Parasitology (Section Mycology)Federal University of Santa MariaSanta Maria, RSBrazil
  2. 2.PneumologistHealth Center No. 7Santa Maria, RSBrazil

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