The Rise of an oppurtunistic infection called "Invasive zygomycosis"

Invasive zygomycosis is a devastating fungal infection seen mostly in immune-compromised patients. We present a case of a 48-year old diabetic man, with aplastic anemia, who developed severe pulmonary mucormycosis that led to his rapid demise despite early diagnosis and treatment with liposomal amph...

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Main Authors: Abdelkarim Waness, Ghuzayel Al Dawsari, Hamdan Al Jahdali
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2009-01-01
Series:Journal of Global Infectious Diseases
Online Access:;year=2009;volume=1;issue=2;spage=131;epage=138;aulast=Waness