Fungal Infections

  • Author: William G. Powderly, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 6/18/19 (What's New)

Summary

  • Penicilliosis commonly presents with fever and weight loss[Supparatpinyo 1994]
  • Respiratory symptoms, skin involvement, local, or generalized lymphadenopathy, and hepatosplenomegaly also occur
  • Major differential diagnoses are cryptococcal infection and tuberculosis

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