Pulmonary infection due to Pseudozyma aphidis in a patient with Burkitt lymphoma: first case report.

@article{Parahym2013PulmonaryID,
  title={Pulmonary infection due to Pseudozyma aphidis in a patient with Burkitt lymphoma: first case report.},
  author={Ana Maria Rabelo de Carvalho Parahym and Carolina Maria da Silva and Igor de Farias Domingos and Sarah Santos Gonçalves and M{\'a}rcia Melo de Laet Rodrigues and Vera L{\'u}cia Lins de Morais and Rejane Pereira Neves},
  journal={Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease},
  year={2013},
  volume={75 1},
  pages={104-6}
}
Fungal infections are being increasingly reported in patients with malignancies. Pseudozyma aphidis is an opportunistic yeast usually isolated from plants and rarely from human samples. In this study, we report the first case of pulmonary infection due to P. aphidis in a Burkitt lymphoma patient. 

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