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HISTOPLASMA STOMATITIS UNVEILED: Not all opportunistic infections get better after initiation of antiretroviral therapy
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  • Saurabh Bansal,
  • Namrata Singhania,
  • Chandra Nukala,
  • Anil Singh,
  • Laith Al Rabadi
Saurabh Bansal
University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria
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Namrata Singhania
Mount Carmel East
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Chandra Nukala
CHI St Vincent Infirmary
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Anil Singh
Geisinger-Community Medical
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Laith Al Rabadi
University of Utah Health
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Abstract

Histoplasmosis occurs primarily in the lungs but can disseminate in immunocompromised patients. Serology can be negative in patients with local infection, making the diagnosis challenging. Definite diagnosis is by microscopic examination of the tissue sample. We report a rare case of Histoplasma stomatitis whose lesions manifested after initiating antiretroviral therapy.

Peer review status:Published

31 Oct 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
02 Nov 2020Submission Checks Completed
02 Nov 2020Assigned to Editor
14 Nov 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
16 Nov 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
17 Nov 2020Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
10 Dec 20201st Revision Received
17 Dec 2020Submission Checks Completed
17 Dec 2020Assigned to Editor
17 Dec 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
27 Dec 2020Editorial Decision: Accept
19 Jan 2021Published in Clinical Case Reports. 10.1002/ccr3.3799