Invasive infection caused by Pseudallescheria boydii in an immunocompetent patient.

Abstract

Pseudallescheria boydii is a saprophytic fungus frequently isolated from agricultural soil and polluted water. Disseminated and invasive infections with this organism are seen primarily in the immunocompromised host. We present an unusual case of invasive P. boydii infection in an immunocompetent patient admitted to our hospital with clinical, laboratory… (More)

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@article{Bibashi2009InvasiveIC, title={Invasive infection caused by Pseudallescheria boydii in an immunocompetent patient.}, author={Evangelia Bibashi and Gerritis Sybren de Hoog and Evanthia A. Kostopoulou and Maria Tsivitanidou and Julia Sevastidou and Paraschos Geleris}, journal={Hippokratia}, year={2009}, volume={13 3}, pages={184-6} }