Mycopathologia

, Volume 109, Issue 1, pp 11–12 | Cite as

Rhinosporidiosis in man: Case reports

  • V. Chitravel
  • B. M. Sundaram
  • S. Subramanian
  • M. Kumaresan
  • S. Kunjithapatham
Article

Abstract

Three cases of rhinosporidiosis with complications, hitherto not reported, are presented. Frog-faced deformity and seizures were observed in one case, excessive bleeding, loss of olfactory sensation and septal perforation were noticed in the second case, while the third one exhibited a disseminated type of the disease. Clinical findings of these cases are discussed.

Key words

R. seeberi recurrence disseminated complications 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Chitravel
    • 1
  • B. M. Sundaram
    • 1
  • S. Subramanian
    • 1
  • M. Kumaresan
    • 2
  • S. Kunjithapatham
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MicrobiologyP. G. Institute of Basic Medical SciencesTaramani, MadrasIndia
  2. 2.ENT DepartmentGovt. Stanely HospitalMadrasIndia

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