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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Zink, Alexander; Papanagiotou, Vasileios; Todorova, Antonia; Seidl, Hans-Peter; Niedermeier, Andrea; Ring, Johannes; Traidl-Hoffmann, Claudia 
Title:
Outbreak of Microsporum audouinii in Munich--the return of infectious fungi in Germany. 
Abstract:
After experiencing an unusually high number of Microsporum (M.) audouinii infections at our hospital within only a few weeks, we began to investigate and control an outbreak in Munich, Germany. Main goals of our health management were to treat infected persons, identify extent and form of transmission and to prevent new infections. We analysed data from structured interviews with patients and mycological cultures of swabs taken of patients and investigated involved public facilities. Outbreak ma...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Mycoses 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
57 
Journal issue:
12 
Pages contribution:
765-70 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0933-7407 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie