Disseminated Trichosporonosis with Trichosporon asahii

Shiho Takamura, Takashi Oono, Hiroko Kanzaki, Jirô Arata

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Trichosporon asahii fungemia was associated with multiple, purpuric, papular lesions on the abdomen and extremities in a 53-year-old man with acute myeloblastic leukemia. Histologically, budding yeasts were demonstrated in the dermis. The yeast-form fungus was identified as T. asahii.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)577-579
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean Journal of Dermatology
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Nov 17 1999


  • Trichosporon asahii
  • Trichosporonosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology


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