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Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice:
doi: 10.1097/IPC.0b013e3181e928cf
Case Reports

Fatal Disseminated Histoplasmosis and Aspergillosis Coinfection During Adalimumab Therapy in a Patient From New York State

El Khoury, Marc Y. MD*; Yalamanchili, Kiran K. MD†; Patel, Roshan K. MD‡; Braun, Alex MD‡; Lerner, Robert G. MD†; Wolf, David C. MD§; Wormser, Gary P. MD*

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Abstract

Abstract: We report a fatal case of disseminated histoplasmosis and aspergillosis coinfection associated with tumor necrosis factor α inhibitor therapy in a patient from New York State with remote exposure to an area endemic for histoplasma.

© 2011 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.

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