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Chronic fungal meningitis caused by Aureobasidium proteae

Kutleša, Marko and Mlinarić-Missoni, Emilija and Hatvani, Lóránt and Vončina, Darko and Simon, Silvio and Lepur, Dragan and Baršić, Bruno (2012) Chronic fungal meningitis caused by Aureobasidium proteae. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, 73 (3). pp. 271-272. ISSN 0732-8893

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    English abstract

    We present a case of chronic meningitis due to the mold Aureobasidium proteae. Clinical features, the disease course, as well as the diagnostic methods and optimal treatment options are discussed. This case confirms the neuroinvasiveness of A. proteae and introduces it as a new human pathogen.

    Item Type: Article
    MeSH: Antifungal Agents/administration & dosage ; Ascomycota/isolation & purification ; Chronic Disease ; Humans ; Male ; Meningitis, Fungal/diagnosis ; Meningitis, Fungal/drug therapy ; Meningitis, Fungal/microbiology ; Meningitis, Fungal/pathology ; Middle Aged
    Divisions: Katedra za infektologiju
    Katedra za medicinsku mikrobiologiju i parazitologiju
    Depositing User: Marijan Šember
    Status: Published
    Creators:
    CreatorsEmail
    Kutleša, Marko
    Mlinarić-Missoni, Emilija
    Hatvani, Lóránt
    Vončina, Darko
    Simon, Silvio
    Lepur, Dragan
    Baršić, Bruno
    Date: July 2012
    Date Deposited: 26 Nov 2012 13:32
    Last Modified: 26 Nov 2012 13:32
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    URI: http://medlib.mef.hr/id/eprint/1707

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