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Reviewing the Etiologic Agents, Microbe-Host Relationship, Immune Response, Diagnosis, ...
Journal of Immunology Research; Passero LFD, Cavallone IN et. al.

Nov 12th, 2021 - Chromoblastomycosis (CBM) is a neglected human disease, caused by different species of pigmented dematiaceous fungi that cause subcutaneous infections. This disease has been considered an occupational disease, occurring among people working in the...

Therapeutic management of subcutaneous phaeohyphomycosis and chromoblastomycosis in kid...
International Journal of Dermatology; Lima ACC, Santos DWCL et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - Melanized fungi are a distinct group of pathogens that cause infections like chromoblastomycosis and phaeohyphomycosis, especially in a state of immunosuppression including solid organ transplant recipients. Guidelines for the treatment of these i...

Case Report: Short-Term Application of Topical Imiquimod Is Practical for Chromoblastom...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Huang XW, Xu MN et. al.

Sep 29th, 2021 - Chromoblastomycosis is a chronic cutaneous fungal infection caused by dematiaceous fungi. It is a therapeutic challenge because of the lack of specific treatments. We describe a refractory case of chromoblastomycosis in which the lesion did not re...

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,|diagnostic imaging,

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...

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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
Yashwant Tawade, MD, Aparna Gaikwad, MBBS, DNB et. al.

Jun 7th, 2018 - Case Report A 25-year-old man who was a dairy farmer in Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India, presented with a history of slowly growing, occasionally itchy lesions on both cheeks of 20 years’ duration. Most of the right cheek was covered by a well-defi.

Circumscribed Nodule in a Renal Transplant Patient
Anthony P. Berger, MPH, Anthony J. Little, MD et. al.

Aug 11th, 2016 - The Diagnosis: Subcutaneous Phaeohyphomycosis Subcutaneous phaeohyphomycosis (SP), also called mycotic cyst, is characterized by a painless, nodular lesion that develops in response to traumatic implantation of dematiaceous, pigment-forming fungi.

Keratoacanthoma Centrifugum Marginatum: A Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenge
Divers AK, Correale D et. al.

A keratoacanthoma centrifugum marginatum (KACM) may pose a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. Clinically and histologically, it may resemble mycobacterial or deep fungal infection or halogenoderma.

Treatment of Chromoblastomycosis Due to Fonsecaea pedrosui With Low-Dose Terbinafine
Sevigny GM, Ramos-Caro FA

Chromoblastomycosis, or chromomycosis, is a chronic fungal infection of the skin and subcutaneous tissues caused by a species of dematiaceous fungi. We present a patient with chromoblastomycosis due to Fonsecaea pedrosoi, who was treated with 8 mo.

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