What are the types of fungal pneumonia in patients with HIV infection?

Updated: Jan 07, 2019
  • Author: Julie B Zhao, MD; Chief Editor: Barry E Brenner, MD, PhD, FACEP  more...
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Fungal pneumonias are divided into opportunistic (i.e. PCP, Candida, Aspergillus, Mucor species) and endemic (Histoplasma capsulatum, Coccidioides immitis, Cryptococcus neoformans).


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