Candida krusei--a serious complication in patients with hematological malignancies: successful treatment with caspofungin.

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ID Serval
serval:BIB_3FA68B3904D0
Type
Article: article d'un périodique ou d'un magazine.
Sous-type
Etude de cas (case report): rapporte une observation et la commente brièvement.
Collection
Publications
Institution
Titre
Candida krusei--a serious complication in patients with hematological malignancies: successful treatment with caspofungin.
Périodique
Transplant Infectious Disease
Auteur(s)
Conen A., Weisser M., Jörg C.O., Battegay M., Trampuz A., Frei R., Christen S., Heim D., Gratwohl A., Flückiger U.
ISSN
1398-2273 (Print)
ISSN-L
1398-2273
Statut éditorial
Publié
Date de publication
2008
Volume
10
Numéro
1
Pages
66-70
Langue
anglais
Notes
Publication types: Case Reports ; Journal Article ; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov'tPublication Status: ppublish
Résumé
Candida krusei infections are serious complications in neutropenic patients with hematological malignancies. We report the successful treatment of C. krusei infection with caspofungin in 3 allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients and 1 patient with induction chemotherapy for acute myeloid leukemia.
Mots-clé
Adult, Antifungal Agents/therapeutic use, Candida/classification, Candida/drug effects, Candidiasis/drug therapy, Candidiasis/microbiology, Echinocandins/therapeutic use, Female, Hematologic Neoplasms/complications, Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation/adverse effects, Humans, Middle Aged, Neutropenia/complications, Transplantation, Homologous/adverse effects, Treatment Outcome
Pubmed
Web of science
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09/09/2011 19:59
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20/08/2019 14:36
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