Cutaneous Mucormycosis in a Renal Transplanted Man, Case Report and Review of Literature
Shiraz E-Medical Journal: 8 (4); 183-187
October 1, 2007
Article Type: Case Report
April 12, 2007
August 2, 2007
A, et al. Cutaneous Mucormycosis in a Renal Transplanted Man, Case Report and Review of Literature,
Shiraz E-Med J.
Online ahead of Print
Mucoromycosis is common term used to different clinical manifestation caused by fungi of order Mucorales. Almost always aggressive forms of infection manifest in immunocompromised hosts and several organs can be infected. We report the case of an immunocompromised patient with an aggressively progressing, painful non-traumatic ulceration and poorly responsive to standard treatment.
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