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Lymph node and skin involvement in 2 patients from the present study.

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posted on 29.03.2017 by Priscila Marques de Macedo, Rodrigo Almeida-Paes, Dayvison Francis Saraiva Freitas, Andréa Gina Varon, Ariane Gomes Paixão, Anselmo Rocha Romão, Ziadir Francisco Coutinho, Claudia Vera Pizzini, Rosely Maria Zancopé-Oliveira, Antonio Carlos Francesconi do Valle

(A) Cervical lymph node enlargement with a “bull’s neck” appearance in a female patient. (B) The same patient after 35 months of amphotericin B, itraconazole, and sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim treatment. (C) Extensive ulcerative skin lesions on the face of a male patient. (D) The same patient after 48 months of sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim treatment. Photographs by ACFV were obtained for registration of the patients’ recovery. Both individuals agreed to have their photographs taken and published.