Laura Schiavi

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BACKGROUND Zygomycosis is a rare life-threatening fungal infection affecting mostly patients with predisposing conditions such as diabetes mellitus, immunodeficiency, haemochromatosis or major trauma. METHODS We describe a case of rhinocerebral zygomycosis in a girl with type 1 diabetes and review previous published cases and treatment options. RESULTS(More)
The connective tissues of the bovine optic nerve and left recurrent nerve have been investigated at the ultrastructure level by TEM and freeze-fracture. The outermost of three concentric sheaths enveloping the nerve appear very similar; the intermediate sheaths appear different enough to suggest different functionalities, while the innermost sheaths are(More)