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Abstract

is a relatively common environmental black yeast with worldwide distribution and is a rare cause of fungal infection, mostly in patients with certain predisposing factors. Due to the rarity of the infection, little is known about the specific predisposing factors, way of infection or treatment.

Here, we report what is to our knowledge the first case of infection in a child after allogeneic stem cell transplantation. We also review all paediatric cases reported in the literature since 1993.

This is, to our knowledge, the first reported case of infection in a child after allogeneic stem cell transplantation. This report should increase the awareness of in immunocompromised paediatric patients, particularly after stem cell transplantation.

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