Cutaneous infection showing sporotrichoid spread caused by Pseudallescheria boydii (Scedosporium apiospermum): successful detection of fungal DNA in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded sections by seminested PCR

Arch Dermatol. 2002 Feb;138(2):271-2. doi: 10.1001/archderm.138.2.271.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • DNA, Fungal / analysis*
  • Dermatomycoses / diagnosis*
  • Dermatomycoses / microbiology
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Immunocompromised Host
  • Middle Aged
  • Paraffin Embedding
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • Scedosporium / genetics
  • Scedosporium / isolation & purification*
  • Sporotrichosis / diagnosis*

Substances

  • DNA, Fungal