Cutaneous Bipolaris spicifera infection.

  title={Cutaneous Bipolaris spicifera infection.},
  author={B F Straka and Philip H. Cooper and B. A. Body},
  journal={Archives of dermatology},
  volume={125 10},
Bipolaris spicifera is a dematiaceous fungus that has rarely been reported to cause cutaneous infection in humans. A patient with leukemia was examined for a non-healing ulcer on her leg that developed following minor trauma. Histopathologic study revealed groups of nonpigmented, septate fungal hyphae located predominantly in the necrotic ulcer base… CONTINUE READING