Breakthrough invasive Trichosporon asahii infection in an uremic patient with systemic calciphylaxis complicating necrotizing fasciitis during echinocandin therapy for C. tropicalis

Yi Hsuan Tsai, Cheng Hui Wang, Po Ren Hsueh, Shio Shin Jean, Fu Lun Chen, Wen Sen Lee

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2 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)676-678
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Aug 1 2019


  • Antifungal Agents/therapeutic use
  • Calciphylaxis/complications
  • Candida tropicalis/physiology
  • Candidiasis/complications
  • Drug Resistance, Fungal
  • Echinocandins/therapeutic use
  • Fasciitis, Necrotizing/drug therapy
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Trichosporon/physiology
  • Trichosporonosis/drug therapy
  • Uremia/complications

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Immunology and Microbiology(all)
  • Immunology and Allergy

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