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Emergomyces canadensis, a dimorphic fungus causing fatal systemic human disease in North America

Journal Contribution - Journal Article

We report 4 patients in North America with disease caused by Emergomyces canadensis, a newly proposed species of pathogenic dimorphic fungus. Affected persons were immunocompromised; lived in Saskatchewan, Colorado, and New Mexico; and had systemic disease involving blood, skin, cervix, lung, and lymph node. Two cases were fatal.
Journal: Emerging infectious diseases
ISSN: 1080-6040
Volume: 24
Pages: 758 - 761
Keywords:A1 Journal article
BOF-publication weight:10
CSS-citation score:2
Authors from:Higher Education