Cutaneous fusariosis developing in a post-irradiation site.

@article{Dai2011CutaneousFD,
  title={Cutaneous fusariosis developing in a post-irradiation site.},
  author={Weiwei Dai and Jennifer Warner Dharamsi and Sameer Soliman and Carlos Ricotti and Rita M Gander and Paul Bergstresser and Joanna Chan},
  journal={Dermatology online journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={17 5},
  pages={5}
}
Cutaneous fusariosis is an opportunistic mycosis in immunocompromised patients. We present a novel variation of an immunocompromised patient who developed fusariosis in a previously irradiated site. Irradiation led to atrophy, contraction, fibrosis, barrier disruption, and an altered dermal environment in which the infection developed. Significantly, this… CONTINUE READING