Infections caused by fungi of the Scedosporium/Pseudallescheria complex in veterinary species.

@article{Elad2011InfectionsCB,
  title={Infections caused by fungi of the Scedosporium/Pseudallescheria complex in veterinary species.},
  author={Daniel Elad},
  journal={Veterinary journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={187 1},
  pages={33-41}
}
Fungi belonging to the Scedosporium/Pseudallescheria complex (SPCF) have been known to cause human infections for nearly a century and are important human pathogens, with an increasing frequency of infection in patients with underlying conditions. There appears to be a lower incidence of infections with SPCF in veterinary species, although this may be related to a lack of awareness of these diseases. Important recent taxonomic changes in this group of fungi include the classification of… CONTINUE READING