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ALLMedicine™ Chromoblastomycosis Center

Research & Reviews  72 results

In vivo reflectance confocal microscopy in patients with chromoblastomycosis.
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... Borges JR, Lacarrubba F et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - In vivo reflectance confocal microscopy in patients with chromoblastomycosis.|2021|Borges JR,Lacarrubba F,de Paula HM,Ianhez M,Garcia-Zapata MTA,|

Managing chromoblastomycosis with acitretin plus imiquimod: A case report on the improv...
The Journal of Dermatology; Belda W, Casolato ATS et. al.

Aug 19th, 2021 - Chromoblastomycosis (CBM) is an infectious disease caused by fungi that is prevalent in tropical and subtropical countries. Besides few therapeutic options, the classical treatment of CBM needs to be administrated for a long period of time, and un...

The global burden of chromoblastomycosis.
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Santos DWCL, de Azevedo CMPES et. al.

Aug 13th, 2021 - Chromoblastomycosis (CBM), represents one of the primary implantation mycoses caused by melanized fungi widely found in nature. It is characterized as a Neglected Tropical Disease (NTD) and mainly affects populations living in poverty with signifi...

Doubly Misdiagnosed: Exophiala Masquerading as Squamous Cell Carcinoma and Chromoblasto...
The American Journal of Dermatopathology; Guerra R, Guffey D et. al.

Jun 5th, 2021 - Deep cutaneous fungal infections (DCFI) can arise in the setting of skin trauma and immunosuppression. DCFI may be secondary to chromoblastomycosis, which is typically characterized by pseudoepitheliomatous hyperplasia histologically and can be mi...

Effect of Melanin Biosynthesis Inhibition on the Antifungal Susceptibility of Chromobla...
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; Heidrich D, Pagani DM et. al.

May 12th, 2021 - Chromoblastomycosis (CBM) is a chronic subcutaneous infection caused by genera of melanized fungi: Fonsecaea, Cladophialophora, Phialophora, Exophiala, and Rhinocladiella. Melanin is a virulence factor known to influence antifungal susceptibility....

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What Neglected Tropical Diseases Teach Us About Stigma
Aileen Y. Chang, MD, Maria T. Ochoa, MD

Oct 3rd, 2019 - Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are a group of 20 diseases that typically are chronic and cause long-term disability, which negatively impacts work productivity, child survival, and school performance and attendance with adverse effect on futur.

Uncommon Presentation of Chromoblastomycosis

Jun 7th, 2018 - Comment Distribution Chromoblastomycosis, also known as chromomycosis and verrucous dermatitis,3 is a chronic subcutaneous mycosis found in tropical and subtropical regions. 3,4 It is caused by traumatic inoculation of any of several members of a s.

Chromoblastomycosis Infection From a House Plant
Gerard Smith, MD, Andrea F. Chen, MD et. al.

Oct 18th, 2017 - To the Editor: A 69-year-old woman with no history of immunodeficiency presented 1 month after a thorn from her locally grown Madagascar palm plant (Pachypodium lamerei) pierced the skin. The patient developed a painful nodule at the site on the l.

Physical treatment plus antifungal best for chromoblastomycosis, review finds
Bianca Nogrady

May 23rd, 2017 - SYDNEY – Chromoblastomycosis is best managed with a combination of surgery or cryotherapy, with an antifungal, based on a systematic review of 37 studies. The results of these studies, none of which was randomized or controlled, highlighted challe.

Alison Spiker, MD, Tammie Ferringer, MD

Oct 13th, 2015 - Chromoblastomycosis is a chronic fungal infection of the skin and subcutaneous tissues that demonstrates characteristic Medlar or sclerotic bodies that resemble copper pennies on histopathology. 1 Cutaneous infection often results from direct inocu.

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