1887

Abstract

We report a case of liver cirrhosis caused by in a previously healthy child. The infecting organism was initially mistaken as capsule-deficient .

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journal/jmm/10.1099/jmm.0.002188-0
2009-05-01
2019-10-23
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

/deliver/fulltext/jmm/58/5/674.html?itemId=/content/journal/jmm/10.1099/jmm.0.002188-0&mimeType=html&fmt=ahah

References

  1. Ajanee, N., Alam, M., Holmberg, K. & Khan, J. ( 1996; ). Brain abscess caused by Wangiella dermatitidis: case report. Clin Infect Dis 23, 197–198.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  2. Benaoudia, F., Assouline, M., Pouliquen, Y., Bouvet, A. & Gueho, E. ( 1999; ). Exophiala (Wangiella) dermatitidis keratitis after keratoplasty. Med Mycol 37, 53–56.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  3. Blaschke-Hellmessen, R., Lauterbach, I., Paul, K. D., Tintelnot, K. & Weissbach, G. ( 1994; ). Detection of Exophiala dermatitidis (Kano) De Hoog 1977 in septicemia of a child with acute lymphatic leukemia and in patients with cystic fibrosis. Mycoses 37 (Suppl. 1), 89–96.
    [Google Scholar]
  4. Chang, C. L., Kim, D. S., Park, D. J., Kim, H. J., Lee, C. H. & Shin, J. H. ( 2000; ). Acute cerebral phaeohyphomycosis due to Wangiella dermatitidis accompanied by cerebrospinal fluid eosinophilia. J Clin Microbiol 38, 1965–1966.
    [Google Scholar]
  5. Cheon, W. S., Eom, K. S., Yoo, B. K., Jang, S. H., Bahn, J. W., Kim, D. G. & Jung, K. S. ( 2006; ). A case of pulmonary cryptococcosis by capsule-deficient Cryptococcus neoformans. Korean J Intern Med 21, 83–87.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  6. Collee, G., Verhoef, L. H., van't Wout, J. W., van Brummelen, P., Eulderink, F. & Dijkmans, B. A. ( 1988; ). Tenosynovitis caused by Exophiala mansonii in an immunocompromised host. Arthritis Rheum 31, 1213–1214.
    [Google Scholar]
  7. Diemert, D., Kunimoto, D., Sand, C. & Rennie, R. ( 2001; ). Sputum isolation of Wangiella dermatitidis in patients with cystic fibrosis. Scand J Infect Dis 33, 777–779.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  8. Dixon, D. M., Shadomy, H. J. & Shadomy, S. ( 1980; ). Dematiaceous fungal pathogens isolated from nature. Mycopathologia 70, 153–161.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  9. Greig, J., Harkness, M., Taylor, P., Hashmi, C., Liang, S. & Kwan, J. ( 2003; ). Peritonitis due to the dermatiaceous mold Exophiala dermatitidis complicating continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. Clin Microbiol Infect 9, 713–715.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  10. Haase, G., Skopnik, H. & Kusenbach, G. ( 1990; ). Exophiala dermatitidis infection in cystic fibrosis. Lancet 336, 188–189.
    [Google Scholar]
  11. Haase, G., Skopnik, H., Groten, T., Kusenbach, G. & Posselt, H. G. ( 1991; ). Long-term fungal cultures from sputum of patients with cystic fibrosis. Mycoses 34, 373–376.
    [Google Scholar]
  12. Hiruma, M., Kawada, A., Ohata, H., Ohnishi, Y., Takahashi, H., Yamazaki, M., Ishibashi, A., Hatsuse, K., Kakihara, M. & Yoshida, M. ( 1993; ). Systemic phaeohyphomycosis caused by Exophiala dermatitidis. Mycoses 36, 1–7.
    [Google Scholar]
  13. Kabel, P. J., Illy, K. E., Holl, R. A., Buiting, A. G. & Wintermans, R. G. ( 1994; ). Nosocomial intravascular infection with Exophiala dermatitidis. Lancet 344, 1167–1168.
    [Google Scholar]
  14. Kenney, R. T., Kwon-Chung, K. J., Waytes, A. T., Melnick, D. A., Pass, H. I., Merino, M. J. & Gallin, J. I. ( 1992; ). Successful treatment of systemic Exophiala dermatitidis infection in a patient with chronic granulomatous disease. Clin Infect Dis 14, 235–242.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  15. Kusenbach, G., Skopnik, H., Haase, G., Friedrichs, F. & Dohmen, H. ( 1992; ). Exophiala dermatitidis pneumonia in cystic fibrosis. Eur J Pediatr 151, 344–346.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  16. Kwon-Chung, K. J., Hill, W. B. & Bennett, J. E. ( 1981; ). New, special stain for histopathological diagnosis of cryptococcosis. J Clin Microbiol 13, 383–387.
    [Google Scholar]
  17. Liou, J. M., Wang, J. T., Wang, M. H., Wang, S. S. & Hsueh, P. R. ( 2002; ). Phaeohyphomycosis caused by Exophiala species in immunocompromised hosts. J Formos Med Assoc 101, 523–526.
    [Google Scholar]
  18. Lye, W. C. ( 1993; ). Peritonitis due to Wangiella dermatitidis in a patient on CAPD. Perit Dial Int 13, 319–320.
    [Google Scholar]
  19. Matsumoto, T., Matsuda, T., McGinnis, M. R. & Ajello, L. ( 1993; ). Clinical and mycological spectra of Wangiella dermatitidis infections. Mycoses 36, 145–155.
    [Google Scholar]
  20. Meletiadis, J., Meis, J. F., de Hoog, G. S. & Verweij, P. E. ( 2000; ). In vitro susceptibilities of 11 clinical isolates of Exophiala species to six antifungal drugs. Mycoses 43, 309–312.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  21. Mok, W. Y. & Luizao, R. C. ( 1981; ). Serological analysis and pathogenic potentials of Wangiella dermatitidis isolated from bats. Mycopathologia 73, 93–99.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  22. Mok, W. Y., Luizao, R. C., do Socorro Barreto da Silva, M., Teixeira, M. F. & Muniz, E. G. ( 1984; ). Ecology of pathogenic yeasts in Amazonian soil. Appl Environ Microbiol 47, 390–394.
    [Google Scholar]
  23. Mukaino, T., Koga, T., Oshita, Y., Narita, Y., Obata, S. & Aizawa, H. ( 2006; ). Exophiala dermatitidis infection in non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis. Respir Med 100, 2069–2071.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  24. Muotoe-Okafor, F. A. & Gugnani, H. C. ( 1993; ). Isolation of Lecythophora mutabilis and Wangiella dermatitidis from the fruit eating bat, Eidolon helvum. Mycopathologia 122, 95–100.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  25. Nachman, S., Alpan, O., Malowitz, R. & Spitzer, E. D. ( 1996; ). Catheter-associated fungemia due to Wangiella (Exophiala) dermatitidis. J Clin Microbiol 34, 1011–1013.
    [Google Scholar]
  26. Ozawa, Y., Suda, T., Kaida, Y., Kato, M., Hasegaw, H., Fujii, M., Ida, M., Nogimura, H., Nagayama, M. & Chida, K. ( 2007; ). A case of bronchial infection of Wangiella dermatitidis. Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 45, 907–911 (in Japanese).
    [Google Scholar]
  27. Padhye, A. A., McGinnis, M. R. & Ajello, L. ( 1978; ). Thermotolerance of Wangiella dermatitidis. J Clin Microbiol 8, 424–426.
    [Google Scholar]
  28. Revankar, S. G., Patterson, J. E., Sutton, D. A., Pullen, R. & Rinaldi, M. G. ( 2002; ). Disseminated phaeohyphomycosis: review of an emerging mycosis. Clin Infect Dis 34, 467–476.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  29. Sharkey, P. K., Graybill, J. R., Rinaldi, M. G., Stevens, D. A., Tucker, R. M., Peterie, J. D., Hoeprich, P. D., Greer, D. L., Frenkel, L. & other authors ( 1990; ). Itraconazole treatment of phaeohyphomycosis. J Am Acad Dermatol 23, 577–586.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  30. Simpson, A. J. & Nightingale, J. M. ( 1995; ). Intravascular line infection with Exophiala dermatitidis. Lancet 345, 67
    [Google Scholar]
  31. Taj-Aldeen, S. J., El Shafie, S., Alsoub, H., Eldeeb, Y. & de Hoog, G. S. ( 2006; ). Isolation of Exophiala dermatitidis from endotracheal aspirate of a cancer patient. Mycoses 49, 504–509.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  32. Tsai, C. Y., Lu, Y. C., Wang, L. T., Hsu, T. L. & Sung, J. L. ( 1966; ). Systemic chromoblastomycosis due to Hormodendrum dermatitidis (Kano) Conant. Report of the first case in Taiwan. Am J Clin Pathol 46, 103–114.
    [Google Scholar]
  33. Tseng, P. H., Lee, P., Tsai, T. H. & Hsueh, P. R. ( 2005; ). Central venous catheter-associated fungemia due to Wangiella dermatitidis. J Formos Med Assoc 104, 123–126.
    [Google Scholar]
  34. Vartian, C. V., Shlaes, D. M., Padhye, A. A. & Ajello, L. ( 1985; ). Wangiella dermatitidis endocarditis in an intravenous drug user. Am J Med 78, 703–707.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
  35. Vlassopoulos, D., Kouppari, G., Arvanitis, D., Papaefstathiou, K., Dounavis, A., Velegraki, A. & Hadjiconstantinou, V. ( 2001; ). Wangiella dermatitidis peritonitis in a CAPD patient. Perit Dial Int 21, 96–97.
    [Google Scholar]
  36. Zeng, J. S., Sutton, D. A., Fothergill, A. W., Rinaldi, M. G., Harrak, M. J. & de Hoog, G. S. ( 2007; ). Spectrum of clinically relevant Exophiala species in the United States. J Clin Microbiol 45, 3713–3720.[CrossRef]
    [Google Scholar]
http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journal/jmm/10.1099/jmm.0.002188-0
Loading
/content/journal/jmm/10.1099/jmm.0.002188-0
Loading

Data & Media loading...

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error