Systemic Mycosis

  • E. Solano Aquilar
  • R. Negroni
  • W. Meinhof
  • A. Padilha-Gonçalves
  • D. Pappagianis
  • K. Iwata
  • A. González Mendoza
  • J. R. Graybill
Conference paper


The systemic mycoses form a group of diseases which are difficult to diagnose and treat. They attack the human organism, selecting sometimes the lung tissue as in coccidioidomycosis, in histoplasmosis etc., or spread through the blood stream attacking the central nervous system, the gastrointestinal tract, the circulatory system, the eyes, the bones, the joints, the skin, provoking fatal consequences for the patient, as in systemic candidiasis.


Invasive Aspergillosis Neutropenic Patient Systemic Mycosis Febrile Neutropenic Patient Opportunistic Mycosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Solano Aquilar
    • 1
  • R. Negroni
    • 2
  • W. Meinhof
    • 3
  • A. Padilha-Gonçalves
    • 4
  • D. Pappagianis
    • 5
  • K. Iwata
    • 6
  • A. González Mendoza
    • 7
  • J. R. Graybill
    • 8
  1. 1.San JoseCosta Rica
  2. 2.Centro de Micologia, Facultad de MedicinaInstitute of MicrobiologyBuenos AiresArgentina
  3. 3.Department of DermatologyTechnical University AachenAachenFR Germany
  4. 4.University of Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroBrazil
  5. 5.Department of Medical Microbiology and ImmunologyUniversity of California School MedicineDavisUSA
  6. 6.Department of MicrobiologyKagawa Nutrition CollegeSaitama-kenJapan
  7. 7.Guadalajara CityMexico
  8. 8.Department of MedicineAudie Murphy Veterans Administration Hospital and the University of Texas Health Science CenterSan AntonioUSA

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