Paecilomyces lilacinus (P. lilacinus) is a saprophytic fungus with increasing prevalence as a source of infection in the immunosuppressed patient population. We report a P. lilacinus infection with a sporotrichoid pattern spreading in a renal transplant recipient that responded to itraconazole therapy. There was no recurrence at 3 years follow-up.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2007|
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