Search Results for: coccidioides immitus

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Deep Fungal Infections

Cutaneous and subcutaneous lesions, usually nodules, that have become keratotic, crusted, and ulcerated as a consequence of infection by a variety of deep fungi, i.e., fungi situated in the dermis and subcutis, some of which may be disseminated to…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Nodular vasculitis

…tum/nodular vasculitis, those organisms seem to be responsible for bringing about the lesions in some patients, analogous to Coccidioides immitis in a lung that induces erythema nodosum in some patients. In most patients with nodular vasculitis,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erythema nodosum

…antigenic stimuli, such as those of infectious agents, e.g., streptococci, Mycobacteria tuberculosis, yersinia, histoplasma, coccidioides, and blastomyces; drugs, e.g., oral contraceptives; malignant neoplasms, e.g., lymphoma and leukemia; and…