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Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Volume 38, n° 5S
pages 797-798 (mai 1998)
Doi : 10.1016/S0190-9622(98)70460-8
Primary cutaneous Aspergillus ustus infection: Second reported case
 

Rita M. Ricci, Major, USAF, MC, FSa, James S. Evans, Major, USAF, MCa, Jeffrey J. Meffert, Lt Col, USAF, MC, FSa, Leo Kaufman, PhDb, Lee C. Sadkowski, MTc
Lackland AFB and San Antonio, Texas, and Atlanta, Georgia 
From the Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center,a Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,b and the Veterans Administration Mycology Reference Laboratory.c 

Abstract

We describe the second case of primary cutaneous Aspergillus ustus infection in an immunocompromised patient. Cutaneous aspergillosis was confirmed both by culture and positive fluorescent antibody staining. Few species of Aspergillus are pathogenic in human beings, and fewer still cause primary cutaneous disease. The only other reported case of aspergillosis from Aspergillus ustus occurred in an immunosuppressed patient who was temporally and geographically separated from ours. (J Am Acad Dermatol 1998;38:797-8.)

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 The views expressed are those of the authors and are not to be construed as official or as reflecting those of the US Air Force, Department of Defense, or the federal government.
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