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SEVERO, Luiz Carlos; VETORATTO, Gerson; OLIVEIRA, Flávio de Mattos  and  LONDERO, Alberto Thomaz. EUMYCETOMA BY Madurella grisea: REPORT OF THE FIRST CASE OBSERVED IN THE SOUTHERN BRAZILIAN REGION. Rev. Inst. Med. trop. S. Paulo [online]. 1999, vol.41, n.2, pp. 139-142. ISSN 0036-4665.

The first case of eumycetoma by Madurella grisea occurred in Southern Brazilian Region is herein related. In addition, Brazilian literature on this subject was reviewed and, the geographic distribution of this eumycetoma is presented.

Keywords : Eumycetoma; Madurella grisea; Mycetoma; Subcutaneous mycoses.

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