ID#: 15713
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This male patient from the country of Brazil, presented with a fungal infection of the face affecting his right eye, upper lip, nares, and tongue. The infection, known as paracoccidioidomycosis, Lutz-Splendore-Almeida disease, or Brazilian blastomycosis is caused by the fungal organism, Paracoccidioides brasiliensis.
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Content Providers(s): CDC/ Lucille K. Georg
Creation Date: 1965
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