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Indexed/Abstracted in: EMBASE, Scopus, Emerging Sources Citation Index
Online ISSN 1827-1782
Marinho S. A. 1, Verli F. D. 1, Cherubini K. 2, Yurgel L. S. 2, Zancanaro De Figueiredo M. A. email@example.com
1 Laboratory of Pathology, Federal University of Jequitinhonha and Mucuri Vales UFVJM, Diamantina, Brazil;
2 Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, PUCRS, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Paracoccidioidomycosis is a inflammatory disease caused by Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, which is a fungus with endemic features in southern Brazil. The authors reviewed the literature about the disease, considering aetiology, clinical features, diagnostic tools and treatment. An unusual presentation in a female patient with pulmonary, dermatological and oral lesions is presented.