"Blastomycosis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A fungal infection that may appear in two forms: 1, a primary lesion characterized by the formation of a small cutaneous nodule and small nodules along the lymphatics that may heal within several months; and 2, chronic granulomatous lesions characterized by thick crusts, warty growths, and unusual vascularity and infection in the middle or upper lobes of the lung.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Blastomycosis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Blastomycosis".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Blastomycosis" by people in Profiles.
Disseminated blastomycosis in a kidney transplant recipient. Transpl Infect Dis. 2021 Aug; 23(4):e13618.
Atypical Laryngeal Infections: Localized Lesions from Unusual Organisms May Simulate Malignancy. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2020 Jan; 129(1):82-86.
Primary Cutaneous Blastomycosis After Inoculation From A Woodworking Blade. J Emerg Med. 2018 Jan; 54(1):e11-e12.
Blastomycosis: contributions of morphology to diagnosis: a surgical pathology, cytopathology, and autopsy pathology study. Am J Surg Pathol. 2007 Apr; 31(4):615-23.
Blastomyces antigen detection for monitoring progression of blastomycosis in a pregnant adolescent. Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol. 2007; 2007:89059.
Thoracic blastomycosis and empyema. JSLS. 1999 Jan-Mar; 3(1):75-8.
Intracranial blastomycosis presenting as a suprasellar mass: MR findings. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 1997 Sep-Oct; 21(5):845-7.
Pneumonia and infraorbital abscess in a 29-year-old diabetic pregnant woman. Chest. 1995 Jun; 107(6):1752-4.
Cerebral blastomycoma after ketoconazole therapy for respiratory tract blastomycosis. Am J Med. 1989 Jun; 86(6 Pt 1):713-4.
Fungal meningitis manifesting as hydrocephalus. Arch Intern Med. 1983 Apr; 143(4):728-31.