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ALLMedicine™ Zygomycosis Center

Research & Reviews  321 results

Gastrointestinal Zygomycosis in a Preterm Neonate Associated With Contaminated Probiotics.
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000003063
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Bizzarro MJ, Peaper DR et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - A neonate of 29 weeks' gestation who received probiotics developed clinical signs suggesting surgical necrotizing enterocolitis. A specimen of resected ileum revealed fungal forms within the bowel wall. Rhizopus oryzae was detected via DNA sequenc...

Necrotizing Fasciitis Empiric Therapy 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2012058-overview

Apr 5th, 2020 - Empiric Therapy Regimens General recommendations and empiric therapeutic regimens for necrotizing fasciitis are outlined below, including treatment based on Gram stain results and treatment for patients allergic to penicillin. [1, 2] Although necr...

Necrotizing Fasciitis Empiric Therapy 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2012058-print

Apr 24th, 2019 - General recommendations and empiric therapeutic regimens for necrotizing fasciitis are outlined below, including treatment based on Gram stain results and treatment for patients allergic to penicillin.[1, 2] Although necrotizing fasciitis is most ...

Fatal renal mucormycosis with Apophysomyces elegans in an apparently healthy male.
https://doi.org/10.1080/13685538.2019.1586871
The Aging Male : the Official Journal of the Internationa... Rashid S, Ben Abid F et. al.

Mar 18th, 2019 - Mucor is an angioinvasive fungus that was reported mainly in immunocompromised patients. It usually presents as rhino-orbital, pulmonary, gastrointestinal, and disseminated disease. Isolated renal mucormycosis is an extremely rare infection in imm...

Mucormycosis (zygomycosis)
https://www.uptodate.com//contents/mucormycosis-zygomycosis
Gary M Cox

INTRODUCTION — Mucormycosis is manifested by a variety of different syndromes in humans, particularly in immunocompromised patients and those with diabetes mellitus [1]. Devastating rhino-orbital-cerebral and pulmonary infections are the most comm...

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Guidelines  1 results

Recommendations for the treatment of established fungal infections.
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-5994.2008.01725.x
Internal Medicine Journal; Thursky KA, Playford EG et. al.

Jun 30th, 2008 - Evidence-based guidelines for the treatment of established fungal infections in the adult haematology/oncology setting were developed by a national consensus working group representing clinicians, pharmacists and microbiologists. These updated gui...

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  325 results

Gastrointestinal Zygomycosis in a Preterm Neonate Associated With Contaminated Probiotics.
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000003063
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Bizzarro MJ, Peaper DR et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - A neonate of 29 weeks' gestation who received probiotics developed clinical signs suggesting surgical necrotizing enterocolitis. A specimen of resected ileum revealed fungal forms within the bowel wall. Rhizopus oryzae was detected via DNA sequenc...

Necrotizing Fasciitis Empiric Therapy 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2012058-overview

Apr 5th, 2020 - Empiric Therapy Regimens General recommendations and empiric therapeutic regimens for necrotizing fasciitis are outlined below, including treatment based on Gram stain results and treatment for patients allergic to penicillin. [1, 2] Although necr...

Amphotericin b - amphotericin b injection, powder, lyophilized, for solution-X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=a0a54943-9ce4-4f3e-b681-a1a9144c16ce

Jan 16th, 2020 - Amphotericin B for Injection USP should be administered primarily to patients with progressive, potentially life-threatening fungal infections. This potent drug should not be used to treat noninvasive fungal infections, such as oral thrush, vagina...

Necrotizing Fasciitis Empiric Therapy 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2012058-print

Apr 24th, 2019 - General recommendations and empiric therapeutic regimens for necrotizing fasciitis are outlined below, including treatment based on Gram stain results and treatment for patients allergic to penicillin.[1, 2] Although necrotizing fasciitis is most ...

Fatal renal mucormycosis with Apophysomyces elegans in an apparently healthy male.
https://doi.org/10.1080/13685538.2019.1586871
The Aging Male : the Official Journal of the Internationa... Rashid S, Ben Abid F et. al.

Mar 18th, 2019 - Mucor is an angioinvasive fungus that was reported mainly in immunocompromised patients. It usually presents as rhino-orbital, pulmonary, gastrointestinal, and disseminated disease. Isolated renal mucormycosis is an extremely rare infection in imm...

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News  3 results

Hong Kong zygomycosis deaths pinned to dirty hospital laundry
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/105686/healthcare-acquired-infections/hong-kong-zygomycosis-deaths-pinned
M. Alexander Otto

Jan 10th, 2016 - Contaminated laundry led to an outbreak of cutaneous and pulmonary zygomycosis that killed three immunocompromised patients and sickened three others at Queen Mary Hospital in Hong Kong. The contamination was traced to a contract laundry service t.

Practice Question Answers: Deep Fungal Infections
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/78702/infectious-diseases/practice-question-answers-deep-fungal-infections
Rita Pichardo-Geisinger, MD

Nov 4th, 2013 - 1. The fungus classically associated with erythematous nodules along the lymphatics on the extremities is: a.

Give Infections and Antibiotics Their Due Respect
https://www.mdedge.com/content/give-infections-and-antibiotics-their-due-respect-0/page/0/1

Jun 9th, 2011 - • A 39-year-old construction worker comes in with multiple injuries after an off-roading vehicle accident. On hospital day 7, he develops severe facial swelling and periorbital pain; imaging shows a periorbital abscess with extension toward the br.

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