Scedosporium apiospermum

Sced·os·por·i·um ap·i·o·sper'·mum

the imperfect state of the fungus Pseudallescheria boydii, one of the 16 species of true fungi that may cause mycetoma in humans or severe infection in immunosuppressed patients.

Sce·do·spor·i·um ap·i·o·sper·mum

(sē-dō-spō'rē-ŭm ā-pē-ō-spĕr'mŭm)
The imperfect state of the fungus Pseudallescheria boydii, one of the fungi that cause mycetoma in humans.

Scedosporium apiospermum

the imperfect state of Pseudallescheria boydii; a fungus associated with bovine and equine abortion, bovine mastitis and nasal infections in horses.
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I, Pigmented hyphae of Scedosporium apiospermum from a drained abscess at a port site on the chest wall (Papanicolaou, original magnification X40).
The genus Scedosporium includes, but is not limited to, three species that cause life-threatening infections in humans: Scedosporium apiospermum, Scedosporium prolificans (recently renamed Lomentospora prolificans), and Scedosporium aurantiacum [7].
Multiple Scedosporium apiospermum abscesses in a woman survivor of a tsunami in northeastern Japan: A case report.
Mycotic keratitis due to Scedosporium apiospermum in layer pullets.
Otros estudios publican abscesos secundarios a Scedosporium apiospermum y Phaeoacremonium parasiticum despues de realizar trasplante renal (9), Listeria monocytogenes (10), Aspergillus (11), y Salmonella Typhimurium (12).
The name Pseudallescheria boydii is given to the sexual form while Scedosporium apiospermum is the nomenclature used for the asexual mold form.
The swab from the first visit had grown Scedosporium apiospermum.
Tambien Aspergillus terreus y Scedosporium apiospermum han demostrado una reducida susceptibilidad in vitro a la anfotericina B y aun asi responden mejor in vivo que otros agentes (18,35,36).
The genus Scedosporium consists of two medically important species: Scedosporium apiospermum (and its teleomorph or sexual state Pseudallescheria boydii) and Scedosporium prolificans (formerly S.
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.