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Clin Exp Dermatol. 2008 Jul;33(4):450-3. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2230.2007.02623.x. Epub 2008 May 12.

Aspergillus fumigatus Majocchi's granuloma in a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.

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  • 1Department of Dermatology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.


Majocchi's granuloma, also known as nodular granulomatous perifolliculitis, is an uncommon fungal infection of the skin and subcutaneous tissue. It can occur in healthy and immunocompromised patients. The most common cause of Majocchi's granuloma is Trichophyton rubrum. We report a case of a Majocchi's granuloma caused by Aspergillus fumigatus in a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.

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