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53 Possible Causes for Coccidioides Immitis, Pleural Effusion on Chest X-Ray

  • Coccidioidomycosis

    Inbred mouse strains differ in resistance to lethal Coccidioides immitis infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Imaging [ edit ] Chest x-rays rarely demonstrate nodules or cavities in the lungs, but these images commonly demonstrate lung opacification, pleural effusions, or enlargement[en.wikipedia.org] The Coccidioides immitis infection in people with immunological deficiency syndromes, e.g.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Pulmonary Coccidioidomycosis

    Last updated April 3, 2018 occidioidomycosis is an infectious disease caused by inhaling the spores of two related fungi, namely Coccidioides immitis and Coccidioides posadasii[dovemed.com] Diagnostic Test Results-Imaging Chest X-ray shows bilateral diffuse infiltrates, nodules, mediastinal or hilar adenopathy, or pleural effusion.[quizlet.com] Coccidioides immitis was detected in the resected specimen, and he was diagnosed with chronic pulmonary coccidioidomycosis (Coccidioidoma).[jstage.jst.go.jp]

  • Histoplasmosis

    immitis, Blastomyces dermatitidis, Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, Penicillium marneffei ) has been noted.[merckmanuals.com] A few people may show small areas of lung scarring on chest X-rays while pleural effusions (fluid around the lung) and pericarditis can develop in about 5% of acute symptomatic[emedicinehealth.com] The other true human-pathogenic fungus is Coccidioides immitis, cause of coccidioidomycosis, also known as Valley fever.[botit.botany.wisc.edu]

  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    ., M. tuberculosis , S. aureus , influenza CD4 50-200: as above Pneumocystis jiroveci , Cryptococcus neoformans , Histoplasma capsulatum, Nocardia spp , Coccidioides immitis[hopkinsguides.com] Some of the common conditions that can be evaluated by a chest X-ray tests are: pneumonia, congestive heart failure, emphysema, lung mass or lung nodule, tuberculosis, fluid[emedicinehealth.com] Common fungal pathogens include Histoplasma capsulatum ( histoplasmosis ) and Coccidioides immitis ( coccidioidomycosis ).[merckmanuals.com]

  • Pulmonary Histoplasmosis

    immitis [ 3 ].[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com] A few people may show small areas of lung scarring on chest X-rays while pleural effusions (fluid around the lung) and pericarditis can develop in about 5% of acute symptomatic[emedicinehealth.com] immitis, Blastomyces dermatitidis, Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, Penicillium marneffei ) has been noted.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Lung Abscess

    immitis (coccidioidomycosis) Cryptococcus neoformans (cryptococcosis) Histoplasma capsulatum (histoplasmosis) Pneumocystis jirovecii Rhizomucor (mucormycosis) Rhizopus sp[msdmanuals.com] † Bacteroides sp* Clostridium sp † Fusobacterium sp* Peptostreptococcus sp ‡ Prevotella sp* Fungi Aspergillus sp (aspergillosis) Blastomyces dermatitidis (blastomycosis) Coccidioides[msdmanuals.com]

  • Histoplasma Meningitis

    immitis, C posadasii Mold, arthroconidia (Spherules) e Spherules Environment, Sonoran desert c , f Valley fever Pneumonia, meningitis, skin, bone Paracoccidioides brasiliensis[accessmedicine.mhmedical.com] A few people may show small areas of lung scarring on chest X-rays while pleural effusions (fluid around the lung) and pericarditis can develop in about 5% of acute symptomatic[emedicinehealth.com] They include C. neoformans (the most common), M. tuberculosis, Treponema pallidum, B. burgdorferi, Toxoplasma gondii, Coccidioides immitis, and other fungi.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Disseminated Coccidioidomycosis

    Despite 5 weeks of amphotericin B therapy (1 to 5 mg/kg/d), she remained persistently symptomatic with leukocytosis and tracheal aspirates repeatedly grew Coccidioides immitis[aspergillus.org.uk] Chest X-ray showed minimal right-sided pleural effusion.[karger.com] We report a case of paravertebral and intravertebral abscesses caused by Coccidioides immitis in a Japanese man.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pleural Tuberculosis

    Coccidioidomycosis Coccidioides immitis is a fungus found in the southwest region of the United States.[antimicrobe.org] Risk of residual pleural effusion on chest X-ray was reduced by 45% at eight weeks ( RR 0.54, 95% CI 0.37 to 0.78; 237 participants, 2 trials, low certainty evidence ), and[cochrane.org] The lung expanding within an area of pleural effusion as seen by ultrasound A pleural effusion as seen on lateral upright chest x ray Pleural effusion as seen behind the heart[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Blastomycosis

    Immunological procedure for the rapid and specific identification of Coccidioides immitis cultures. J. Clin. Microbiol. 5: 149–153. Google Scholar 11. Standard, P.[doi.org] Chest x-rays are abnormal in two-thirds of patients and “may reveal alveolar or mass like infiltrates, reticulonodular pattern, pleural effusion, and, rarely, cavitation”.[austincc.edu] immitis and C. posadasii, Paracoccidioides brasiliensis and P. lutzii, Sporothrix schenckii, and Talaromyces marneffei (formerly Penicillium marneffei).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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