Scedosporium

Scedosporium

(se-dō-spōr'ē-um),
An imperfect fungus of the form-class Hyphomycetes; anamorph of Pseudallescheria.

Scedosporium

/Sce·do·spo·ri·um/ (se″do-spor´e-um) an imperfect fungus of the form-class Hyphomycetes; it is the anamorph of Pseudallescheria. S. angiosper´mum is the anamorph of Pseudallescheria boydii and is an agent of mycetoma.

Sce·do·spor·i·um

(sē-dō-spō'rē-ŭm)
An imperfect fungus of the form-class Hyphomycetes; anamorph of Pseudallescheria.

Scedosporium

(sed″ŏ-spōr′ē-ŭm)
A species of filamentous fungi that grow in soil and are occasionally responsible for fungal infections in humans (e.g., in the lung after inhalation, in skin, or in contaminated wounds). Two pathogenic species are S. apiospermum and S.prolificans.
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Nosocomial Outbreak Caused by Scedosporium prolificans (inflatum): Four Fatal Cases in Leukemic Patients.
Ancak sadece histopatolojik goruntu kultur uremesi olmaksizin tani icin yeterli degildir, cunku Aspergillus hifleri Fusarium, Scedosporium turleri ve daha bircok nonpigmente kuflerinki ile karistirilabilecek kadar benzerlik gosterir (2,3,15,36).
For our literature review, we searched the PubMed database, using the keywords Pseudallescheria, boydii, Verticillium graphii, Allescheria, Glenospora, Indiella americanus, Acremoniella lusii, Petriellidium, Scedosporium apiospermum, monosporium, and sinusitis.
Blood cultures were positive, most commonly revealing Scedosporium prolificans in more than half of patients.
P boydii and its asexual form, Scedosporium apiospermum are ubiquitous saprophytes in polluted streams and decaying vegetation.
Vfend was initially approved in the US for the primary treatment of acute invasive aspergillosis and salvage therapy for rare but serious infections caused by the pathogens Scedosporium apiospermum and Flusarium spp.
Pseudallescheria boydii, previously categorized in the genera Allescheria, Monosporium, and Petriellidium, is the perfect (sexual) form of Scedosporium apiospermum.
voriconazole) for Infusion, Pfizer Global Research and Development, proposed for the treatment of invasive aspergillosis, serious Candida infections, infections caused by Scedosporium spp.
Invasive infections caused by Blastoschizomyces capitatus and Scedosporium spp.
The most common mold infections are caused by Aspergillus species, although an increase in mold infections due to Scedosporium species, Fusarium species, and zygomycetes has been noted.
fungal infections caused by the pathogens Scedosporium apiospermum
Cultures demonstrated Scedosporium apiospermium (the asexual form of P boydii) and anti-fungal therapy was changed to high close miconazole.