MCID: AFR001
MIFTS: 20

African Histoplasmosis

Categories: Bone diseases, Infectious diseases

Aliases & Classifications for African Histoplasmosis

MalaCards integrated aliases for African Histoplasmosis:

Name: African Histoplasmosis 12 15 73

Classifications:



External Ids:

Disease Ontology 12 DOID:11315
ICD9CM 35 115.10

Summaries for African Histoplasmosis

Disease Ontology : 12 A histoplasmosis that results in systemic fungal infection, has material basis in Histoplasma capsulatum var duboisii, transmitted by airborne spores and results in formation of nodules, results in formation of ulcers and results in formation of osteolytic bone lesions.

MalaCards based summary : African Histoplasmosis is related to histoplasmosis and osteomyelitis. An important gene associated with African Histoplasmosis is KRT10 (Keratin 10). Affiliated tissues include bone, lung and colon, and related phenotype is Decreased viability with paclitaxel.

Related Diseases for African Histoplasmosis

Diseases related to African Histoplasmosis via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 histoplasmosis 10.7
2 osteomyelitis 9.9
3 lymphoma 9.8
4 gastric ulcer 9.8
5 tinea capitis 9.8
6 spondylitis 9.8
7 upper respiratory tract disease 9.7 ALB RHNO1

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to African Histoplasmosis:



Diseases related to African Histoplasmosis

Symptoms & Phenotypes for African Histoplasmosis

GenomeRNAi Phenotypes related to African Histoplasmosis according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Description GenomeRNAi Source Accession Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 Decreased viability with paclitaxel GR00293-A 8.62 ALB KRT10

Drugs & Therapeutics for African Histoplasmosis

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Genetic Tests for African Histoplasmosis

Anatomical Context for African Histoplasmosis

MalaCards organs/tissues related to African Histoplasmosis:

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Bone, Lung, Colon, Lymph Node

Publications for African Histoplasmosis

Articles related to African Histoplasmosis:

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# Title Authors Year
1
African Histoplasmosis in HIV-Negative Patients, Kimpese, Democratic Republic of the Congo. ( 30334708 )
2018
2
Tonsillar ulceration as manifestation of disseminated African histoplasmosis in an immunocompetent Portuguese host. ( 28626627 )
2017
3
African histoplasmosis: new clinical and microbiological insights. ( 28431110 )
2017
4
African histoplasmosis: the first report of an indigenous case in India. ( 25514986 )
2015
5
Imported african histoplasmosis in an immunocompetent patient 40 years after staying in a disease-endemic area. ( 25246691 )
2014
6
Posaconazole as rescue therapy in African histoplasmosis. ( 23312726 )
2013
7
An unusual cutaneous tumor: African histoplasmosis following mudbaths: case report and review. ( 22302860 )
2012
8
African histoplasmosis - masquerading as a malignant bone tumour. ( 17034712 )
2006
9
Maxillary African histoplasmosis: unusual diagnostic problems of an unusual presentation. ( 15792130 )
2005
10
African histoplasmosis infection with peritoneal involvement. ( 15015032 )
2004
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Spinal African histoplasmosis simulating tuberculous spondylitis. ( 12789131 )
2001
12
Fluconazole in the therapy of multiple osteomyelitis in African histoplasmosis. ( 10422020 )
1999
13
African histoplasmosis: report of two patients treated with amphotericin B and ketoconazole. ( 9916457 )
1998
14
African histoplasmosis: therapeutic efficacy of itraconazole. ( 9552764 )
1998
15
African histoplasmosis: report of four cases from north-eastern Nigeria. ( 9861834 )
1998
16
African histoplasmosis: osteomyelitis of the radius. ( 9670760 )
1998
17
African histoplasmosis: a review. ( 15538817 )
1997
18
Focal lesion of African histoplasmosis presenting as a malignant gastric ulcer. ( 8799429 )
1996
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African histoplasmosis. Report of the first case in Brazil and treatment with itraconazole. ( 8278762 )
1993
20
Disseminated African histoplasmosis in a Congolese patient with AIDS. ( 1517960 )
1992
21
African histoplasmosis (Duboisii) of the skull with neurological complication--a case report and review of literature. ( 1308076 )
1992
22
An epizootic of histoplasmosis duboisii (African histoplasmosis) in an American baboon colony. ( 1666137 )
1991
23
African histoplasmosis in a Belgian AIDS patient. ( 1922190 )
1991
24
Is African histoplasmosis an opportunistic fungal infection in AIDS? ( 2389325 )
1990
25
Histoplasmosis duboisii (African histoplasmosis). An African case reported from Chile with ultrastructural study. ( 2247379 )
1990
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African histoplasmosis masquerading as carcinoma of the colon. Report of a case and review of literature. ( 2676427 )
1989
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Further studies on the treatment of African histoplasmosis with ketoconazole. ( 2617613 )
1989
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Mandibular African histoplasmosis: imitation of neoplasia or giant-cell granuloma? ( 3422400 )
1988
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A case of African histoplasmosis from Sudan. ( 3232196 )
1988
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Enlarged cervical lymph node due to African histoplasmosis. ( 3199018 )
1988
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Case of disseminated African histoplasmosis in a baboon. ( 3184166 )
1988
32
African histoplasmosis in Ethiopia: a case report. ( 3691358 )
1987
33
Disseminated African histoplasmosis in a white heterosexual male patient with the acquired immune deficiency syndrome. ( 3437911 )
1987
34
Treatment of African histoplasmosis with ketoconazole. ( 6306875 )
1983
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African histoplasmosis presenting as a facial tumour in a child. ( 6191632 )
1982
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African histoplasmosis manifesting as a cutaneous tumour treated with econazole. ( 7154150 )
1982
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African histoplasmosis in Connecticut. ( 7105705 )
1982
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African histoplasmosis in the United States. ( 7463662 )
1981
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Maxillary African histoplasmosis mimicking malignant jaw tumour. ( 285725 )
1979
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African histoplasmosis in Eastern Nigeria: report of two culturally proven cases treated with septrin and amphotericin B. ( 731765 )
1978
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African histoplasmosis of the jejunum. Report of a case. ( 660708 )
1978
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Oral African histoplasmosis resembling Burkitt's lymphoma. ( 278937 )
1978
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Perfect state (Emmonsiella capsulata) of the fungus causing large-form African histoplasmosis. ( 1196334 )
1975
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Epidemiology of African histoplasmosis. ( 4627123 )
1972
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African histoplasmosis due to Histoplasma duboisii. ( 5165016 )
1971
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African histoplasmosis complicating pregnancy. ( 5159139 )
1971
47
Cutaneous manifestations of African histoplasmosis. ( 5092425 )
1971
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Pathology of African histoplasmosis (H. duboisii)--light and electron microscopy. ( 4926980 )
1970
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African histoplasmosis presenting as a dental problem. ( 5272571 )
1970
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Cutaneous manifestations of African histoplasmosis. ( 5431549 )
1970

Variations for African Histoplasmosis

Expression for African Histoplasmosis

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Pathways for African Histoplasmosis

GO Terms for African Histoplasmosis

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