Clinical and mycological spectra of Wangiella dermatitidis infections

Mycoses. May-Jun 1993;36(5-6):145-55. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0507.1993.tb00743.x.

Abstract

The article reviews 37 cases of phaeohyphomycosis from the world literature up to 1992 accepted as being caused by Wangiella dermatitidis. The various clinical aspects of these infections are characterized, and the nomenclatural implications in the history of this emerging pathogen are discussed.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Exophiala* / classification
  • Exophiala* / cytology
  • Exophiala* / growth & development
  • Exophiala* / isolation & purification
  • Exophiala* / metabolism
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mycoses* / diagnosis
  • Mycoses* / drug therapy
  • Mycoses* / microbiology
  • Terminology as Topic