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Rhinosporidiosis in India: a case report and review of literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8531936     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A 21-year-old male from Kerala, south India, who had been living in Chandigarh for the last 4 years presented with a nasal polyp in the left nasal cavity. On histopathological examination, it was found to be due to rhinosporidiosis. This disease is not uncommon in south India, but few case reports have been documented from north India. This paper presents a case report of rhinosporidiosis from the Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, and a review of literature of the disease.
H Mohan; J Chander; R Dhir; U Singhal
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Mycoses     Volume:  38     ISSN:  0933-7407     ISO Abbreviation:  Mycoses     Publication Date:    1995 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1996-02-01     Completed Date:  1996-02-01     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8805008     Medline TA:  Mycoses     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  223-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pathology, Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India.
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MeSH Terms
India / epidemiology
Nasal Cavity / microbiology,  pathology,  surgery
Nasal Mucosa / microbiology,  pathology,  surgery
Nasal Polyps / microbiology,  pathology,  surgery
Rhinosporidiosis / diagnosis*,  epidemiology

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