Atlas of Infectious Diseases

Fungal Infections

  • Gerald L. Mandell
  • Richard D. Diamond

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-IX
  2. Joseph Wheat
    Pages 1-21
  3. Neil M. Ampel, Hans E. Einstein, John N. Galgiani, Demosthenes Pappagianis, Marion A. Wieden
    Pages 23-37
  4. Peter G. Pappas
    Pages 39-51
  5. Arnaldo Lopes Colombo, Flavio Queiroz-Telles, John R. Graybill
    Pages 53-63
  6. Carol A. Kauffman
    Pages 65-77
  7. John R. Perfect
    Pages 79-93
  8. Laurie Anne Chu, Scott G. Filler
    Pages 95-115
  9. Jack D. Sobel
    Pages 117-133
  10. Andreas H. Groll, Thomas J. Walsh
    Pages 135-160
  11. Alan M. Sugar
    Pages 161-169
  12. Khuanchai Supparatpinyo, Thira Sirisanthana
    Pages 171-180
  13. El Sheikh Mahgoub
    Pages 181-190
  14. Roderick J. Hay
    Pages 191-203
  15. Peter D. Walzer
    Pages 205-216
  16. Patrícia P. C. Pacheco, Deanna A. Sutton, Michael G. Rinaldi
    Pages 217-230
  17. Back Matter
    Pages 231-236

About this book


The diagnosis and management of patients with care professionals, and this comprehensive atlas is an infectious diseases are based in large part on visual effective teaching tool. clues. Skin and mucous membrane lesions, eye find­ Dr. Richard Diamond is an internationally recog­ ings, imaging studies, Gram stains, culture plates, nized expert in laboratory and clinica! aspects of fungal insect vectors, preparations of blood, urine, pus cere­ diseases. He has assembled a roster of expert authors brospinal fluid, and biopsy specimens are studied to who have prepared superbly informative chapters. The establish the proper diagnosis and to choose the most coverage is comprehensive and the illustrations are effective therapy. The Atlas of Infectious Diseases will very useful as aids for clinical diagnosis and therapy. be a modern, complete collection of these images. This Fungal Infections volume will be a valuable Current Medicine, with its capability of superb color resource for clinicians caring for patients and teachers reproduction and its state-of-the-art computer imag­ in fields related to clinica! mycology. Specialists in ing facilities, is the ideal publisher for the Atlas. infectious diseases HIV 1 AIDS, pulmonary medicine, lnfectious diseases physicians, scientists, microbiolo­ dermatology, oncology, clinica! pathology, and neurol­ gists, and pathologists frequently teach other health- ogy will find this volume of special in te rest.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Gerald L. Mandell
    • 1
  • Richard D. Diamond
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Infectious DiseasesUniversity of Virginia Health Sciences CenterCharlottesvilleUSA
  2. 2.Department of Infectious DiseasesBoston Medical CenterBostonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Current Medicine Group 2000
  • Publisher Name Current Medicine Group, London
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4757-9315-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4757-9313-0
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