Benutzer: Gast  Login
Dokumenttyp:
journal article 
Autor(en):
Harrasser, Norbert; Banke, Ingo J; Hauschild, Matthias; Lenze, Ulrich; Prodinger, Peter M; Toepfer, Andreas; Peschel, Christian; von Eisenhart-Rothe, Rüdiger; Ringshausen, Ingo; Verbeek, Mareike 
Titel:
Clinical challenge: fatal mucormycotic osteomyelitis caused by Rhizopus microsporus despite aggressive multimodal treatment. 
Abstract:
Mucormycosis is an invasive mycotic disease caused by fungi in the zygomycetes class. Although ubiquitous in the environment, zygomycetes are rarely known to cause invasive disease in immunocompromised hosts with a high mortality even under aggressive antifungal and surgical therapy. Clinically, mucormycosis frequently affects the sinus occasionally showing pulmonary or cerebral involvement. However skeletal manifestation with Rhizopus microsporus (RM) osteomyelitis leading to emergency surgical...    »
 
Zeitschriftentitel:
BMC Infect Dis 
Jahr:
2014 
Band / Volume:
14 
Seitenangaben Beitrag:
488 
Sprache:
eng 
TUM Einrichtung:
Orthopädische und Sportorthopädische Klinik und Poliklinik; III. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik