Cladophialophora carrionii

Cladophialophora carrionii

a species of Cladophialophora almost exclusively associated with chromoblastomycosis.
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Chromoblastomycosis caused by Cladophialophora carrionii in a child from India.
pedrosoi, Phialophora verrucosa, Cladophialophora carrionii and Rhinocladiella aquaspersa and occasionally by Exophiala spinifera, Aureobasidium pullulans and Chaetomium funicula.2,3
It is most commonly caused by Fonsecaea pedrosoi, Cladophialophora carrionii and Phialophora verrucosa.(1) The disease is characterised by the presence of sclerotic bodies in the tissue.
An ELISA test for the study of the therapeutic evolution of chromoblastomycosis by Cladophialophora carrionii in the endemic area of Falcon State, Venezuela.
Causative species include Phialophora verrucosa, Fonsecaea pedrosoi, Fonsecaea compacta, Fonsecaea dermatitidis, Cladophialophora carrionii and Rhinocladiella aquaspersa.
Non dermatophytes species isolated on cultures were Fusarium solani in 5 cases, Fusarium dimarum in 3, Alternaria alternata in 6, Scytilidium dimidiatum in 3, Scytilidium hyalinum in 4, Candida tropicalis in 2, Cladophialophora carrionii in 1 and Ulocaldium chartarum in 1 case.
(5) noted a frequency of 16 cases/1,000 populaAtion under arid climatic conditions in rural communities of Venezuela; chromoblastomycosis in that region is caused mainly by Cladophialophora carrionii. In contrast, Fonsecaea spp.
Cladophialophora carrionii es un hongo dimorfico con melanina que causa en humanos una micosis profunda, Iocalizada y cronica llamada cromomicosis, y se adquiere a traves de la inoculacion con espinas de cactaceas infectadas.
While many fungi cause chromoblastomycosis, it is most often caused by Fonsecaea pedrosoi, followed by Cladophialophora carrionii and Phialophora verrucosa, said Arnaldo Lopes Columbo, Ph.D., of Federal University of Sao Paolo, Brazil.
Many fungi cause chromoblastomycosis, but it is most often caused by Fonsecaea pedrosoi, followed by Cladophialophora carrionii and Phialophora verrucosa, said Arnaldo Lopes Columbo, Ph.D., of Federal University of Sao Paolo, Brazil.
INTRODUCTION: Chromoblastomycosis is a chronic granulomatous mycotic infection caused by different species of dematiaceous fungi common being Fonsecaea pedrosoi, Cladophialophora carrionii, Fonsecaea compacta, Phialophora verrucosa and other species.