Histoplasmosis complicating tumor necrosis factor-α blocker therapy: a retrospective analysis of 98 cases.

TitleHistoplasmosis complicating tumor necrosis factor-α blocker therapy: a retrospective analysis of 98 cases.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2015
JournalClinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
Volume61
Issue3
Pagination409-17
Date Published2015 Aug 1
ISSN1058-4838
AbstractHistoplasmosis may complicate tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-α blocker therapy. Published case series provide limited guidance on disease management. We sought to determine the need for long-term antifungal therapy and the safety of resuming TNF-α blocker therapy after successful treatment of histoplasmosis.
URLhttps://academic.oup.com/cid/article-lookup/doi/10.1093/cid/civ299
DOI10.1093/cid/civ299
PubMed Linkhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25870331?dopt=Abstract
Short TitleClin Infect Dis