Changing Epidemiology of Invasive Mold Infections in Patients Receiving Azole Prophylaxis.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Breakthrough invasive mold infections (IMIs) that occur during posaconazole or voriconazole prophylaxis are rare complications for which epidemiological data are lacking. This retrospective analysis comparing 24 microbiologically documented breakthrough with 66 nonbreakthrough IMIs shows a shift towards non-Aspergillus molds with a significantly increased proportion of rare multidrug-resistant molds.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Lamoth, F; Chung, SJ; Damonti, L; Alexander, BD

Published Date

  • June 1, 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 64 / 11

Start / End Page

  • 1619 - 1621

PubMed ID

  • 28199491

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1537-6591

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/cid/cix130


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States