Medical Dictionary: H. capsulatum


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H. capsulatum: Another name for Histoplasmosis.
H. capsulatum (condition): Lung infection from fungus Histoplasma capsulatum

H. capsulatum: Histoplasmosis is a disease caused by the fungus Histoplasma capsulatum. Its symptoms vary greatly, but the disease primarily affect the lungs. Occasionally, other organs are affected. This form of the disease is called disseminated histoplasmosis, and it can be fatal if untreated.1

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1. excerpt from Histoplasmosis General: DBMD

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