Characterization of sporotrichosis cases treated in a dermatologic teaching unit in the state of São Paulo - Brazil, 2003 - 2013*

@inproceedings{Marques2015CharacterizationOS,
  title={Characterization of sporotrichosis cases treated in a dermatologic
teaching unit in the state of S{\~a}o Paulo - Brazil, 2003 - 2013*},
  author={Gabriela Franco Marques and Ana P. G. Martins and Juliana Martins Prazeres Sousa and Let{\'i}cia Stella Gardini Brand{\~a}o and P A Wachholz and Paula Yoshiko Masuda},
  booktitle={Anais brasileiros de dermatologia},
  year={2015}
}
We conducted a transversal retrospective study with secondary data collection from 25 cases of sporotrichosis, treated at a teaching unit in inner São Paulo (Brazil), between the years 2003-2013. We found that the prevalence was higher in men (72%), rural workers (44%) and those living in rural areas (60%), with an average age of 42.48 years. The median… CONTINUE READING