Scedosporium prolificans endocarditis: case report and review of literature

W V Med J. 2010 Sep-Oct;106(6):24-6.

Abstract

Scedosporium prolificans is an emerging fungal pathogen. We report a case of Scedosporium prolificans endocarditis in an immunocompetent male together with a literature review.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Endocarditis / immunology
  • Endocarditis / microbiology*
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Humans
  • Immunocompetence
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency / microbiology
  • Mycetoma / diagnosis*
  • Mycetoma / immunology
  • Mycetoma / microbiology
  • Scedosporium*