Emergomyces canadensis, a Dimorphic Fungus Causing Fatal Systemic Human Disease in North America.
Journal Article (Journal Article)
We report 4 patients in North America with disease caused by Emergomyces canadensis, a newly proposed species of pathogenic dimorphic fungus. Affected persons were immunocompromised; lived in Saskatchewan, Colorado, and New Mexico; and had systemic disease involving blood, skin, cervix, lung, and lymph node. Two cases were fatal.
- Schwartz, IS; Sanche, S; Wiederhold, NP; Patterson, TF; Sigler, L
- April 2018
Volume / Issue
- 24 / 4
Start / End Page
- 758 - 761
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Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
- United States