Skin infection caused by Scedosporium apiospermum


KARAARSLAN A., Arikan S., KARAARSLAN F., Cetin E.

MYCOSES, cilt.46, ss.524-526, 2003 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

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A woman with a skin infection because of Scedosporium apiospermum, in the interdigital spaces of her feet is presented. The minimum inhibition concentration values (MIC, mug ml(-1)) of this isolated mould for itraconazole, amphotericin B and terbinafine after 48 h were determined as 1, 8 and 16, respectively. The patient was treated successfully with oral terbinafine and topical clotrimazole.