Subcutaneous pseudallescheriasis in a renal transplant recipient

Mycopathologia. 1994 Mar;125(3):153-6. doi: 10.1007/BF01146520.


This paper reports a case of a single subcutaneous nodule caused by Pseudallescheria boydii in a renal transplant recipient, possibly of nontraumatic origin. The patient was treated surgically and with itraconazole.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Dermatomycoses / microbiology*
  • Humans
  • Kidney Transplantation*
  • Knee
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Mycetoma / microbiology*
  • Postoperative Complications / microbiology*
  • Pseudallescheria / isolation & purification*