1. Blastomycosis of bone is usually a manifestation of systemic involvement.
2. Diagnosis is made by identification of blastomycetes.
3. Tuberculosis, coccidioidal granuloma, and blastomycosis produce the same pathology.
4. The pus from all chronic osteomyelitic lesions should be studied for blastomycetes.
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