Paracoccidioidomycosis: sarcoid-like form in childhood

Paracoccidioidomicose: forma clínica sarcoídica na infância

Paracoccidioidomycosis is a chronic, subacute or rarely acute mycosis, with visceral and cutaneous involvement. It is potentially fatal. Children account for about 5-10% of cases. In this study, we describe the relevance of discussing possible differential diagnoses as well as the importance of early treatment.

child; granuloma; paracoccidioidomycosis

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