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Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo

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Abstract

SEVERO, Luiz Carlos; OLIVEIRA, Flávio de Mattos  and  LONDERO, Alberto Thomaz. Subcutaneous scedosporiosis: Report of two cases and review of the literature. Rev. Inst. Med. trop. S. Paulo [online]. 1997, vol.39, n.4, pp. 227-230. ISSN 0036-4665.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0036-46651997000400009.

Two cases of subcutaneous scedosporiosis, caused by Scedosporium apiospermum, are reported. Both patients had lesions localized in the forearm: a solitary ulceration in one and a sporotrichoid-like lesion in the other. The literature is reviewed

Keywords : Scedosporium apiospermum; Subcutaneous scedosporiosis; Subcutaneous mycosis.

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