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Mycetoma caused by Exophiala jeanselmei. Report of a case successfully treated with itraconazole and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18473595     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report a case of black grain mycetoma in a 74-years-old man who presented with a 50-yr. history of sinus-tract formation in the right foot. This is the first case of an Exophiala jeanselmeimycetoma successfully treated with itraconazole. In addition a review of the literature on this subject was done.
Authors:
L C Severo; F M Oliveira; G Vettorato; A T Londero
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Revista iberoamericana de micología : órgano de la Asociación Española de Especialistas en Micología     Volume:  16     ISSN:  1130-1406     ISO Abbreviation:  Rev Iberoam Micol     Publication Date:  1999 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-05-13     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9425531     Medline TA:  Rev Iberoam Micol     Country:  Spain    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  57-9     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Laboratório de Microbiologia Clínica, Santa Casa de Misericórdia, Porto Alegre, Brazil. severo@santacasa.tche.br.
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