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From: Rapid and precise diagnosis of disseminated T.marneffei infection assisted by high-throughput sequencing of multifarious specimens in a HIV-negative patient: a case report

Fig. 2

Skin biopsy, culture result and skin lesion: a Hematoxylin-eosin staining revealed spore-like structure in dermis. b KOH based smear revealed large amount of hypha in skin lesion. c Fluorescent staining confirmed the present of fungi in skin lesion. d. Skin tissue culture revealed that colonies at 25 °C produce a diffusible a wind-red pigment. e-f. Physical examination discovered multiple papules in the size between soybean and coin presented on the patient’s face and backside with umbilication and incrustation in the center of the lesion. g-h. The papules on the patient’s face and backside resolved after 3 weeks of treatment

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