Korean J Hematol. 1991 Oct;26(2):391-396. Korean. Case Report.
Department of Clinical Pathology, Keimyung University, College of Medicine, Taegu, Korea.
Department of Clinical Pathology and Pediatrics, Dongkang Hospital Ulsan, Korea.
Histoplasmosis is particularly virulent in infants, the elderly and immunocompromised individuals.
Recently the authors experienced a case of histoplasmosis diagnosed on peripheral blood smear in a newborn.
So the authors report a case with brief review of literature.