Mycoses of the urogenital tract

@article{Schiefer1997MycosesOT,
  title={Mycoses of the urogenital tract},
  author={H. Schiefer},
  journal={Mycoses},
  year={1997},
  volume={40}
}
Summary. Mycotic infections of the urogenital tract are rarely caused by primary fungal pathogens, often however, by opportunistic fungi such as Candida species. Opportunistic fungi infect the urogenital tract either by haematogenous spread from a distant site, or a break of tissue integrity, or by retrograde ascension from the perianal region, or by wound contamination. After an initial polymorphonuclear reaction macrophages may invade giving rise to a granulomatous response. Risk factors for… Expand
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