Chronic invasive sinus and intracerebral aspergillosis controlled by combination therapy with micafungin and a daily dose of 400 mg itraconazole oral solution.

@article{Ogawa2015ChronicIS,
  title={Chronic invasive sinus and intracerebral aspergillosis controlled by combination therapy with micafungin and a daily dose of 400 mg itraconazole oral solution.},
  author={Taku Ogawa and Kana Matsumoto and Kazunori Tsujimoto and Naokuni Hishiya and Yutaka Yamada and Kenji Uno and Kei Kasahara and Koichi Maeda and Kazuhiko Nario and Keiichi Mikasa and Kunihiko Morita},
  journal={Journal of infection and chemotherapy : official journal of the Japan Society of Chemotherapy},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={134-7}
}
Chronic invasive aspergillosis of the sinus is frequently fatal in the absence of early surgical and chemotherapeutic intervention because of its invasion of vascular tissue. We attempted to control a case of inoperable invasive aspergillosis of the sinus with micafungin and itraconazole oral solution. We prescribed a daily oral dose of 400 mg of… CONTINUE READING