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dc.contributor.authorO'Brien, Deirdre
dc.contributor.authorLim, Chor Hiang
dc.contributor.authorFarrell, Michael
dc.contributor.authorO'Marcaigh, Aengus
dc.contributor.authorRawluk, Daniel
dc.contributor.authorFitzpatrick, Fidelma
dc.contributor.authorSmyth, Edmond
dc.date.accessioned2012-08-27T11:50:37Z
dc.date.available2012-08-27T11:50:37Z
dc.date.issued2012-06
dc.identifier.citationInvasive intracerebral fungal infection in a leukaemic patient. 2012, 26 (3):423-5 Br J Neurosurgen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1360-046X
dc.identifier.pmid22111983
dc.identifier.doi10.3109/02688697.2011.633638
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/240031
dc.description.abstractIntracerebral abscesses secondary to Zygomycosis are potentially fatal. A 12-year-old girl with acute promyelocytic leukaemia was successfully treated for intracerebral abscess caused by Zygomycosis with complete surgical excision and combination antifungal therapy.
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to British journal of neurosurgeryen_GB
dc.subject.meshAntifungal Agents
dc.subject.meshBrain Abscess
dc.subject.meshChild
dc.subject.meshDrug Therapy, Combination
dc.subject.meshFemale
dc.subject.meshHumans
dc.subject.meshImmunocompromised Host
dc.subject.meshLeukemia, Promyelocytic, Acute
dc.subject.meshOpportunistic Infections
dc.subject.meshZygomycosis
dc.titleInvasive intracerebral fungal infection in a leukaemic patient.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Clinical Microbiology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin 9, Ireland. de.obrien@svuh.ieen_GB
dc.identifier.journalBritish journal of neurosurgeryen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
html.description.abstractIntracerebral abscesses secondary to Zygomycosis are potentially fatal. A 12-year-old girl with acute promyelocytic leukaemia was successfully treated for intracerebral abscess caused by Zygomycosis with complete surgical excision and combination antifungal therapy.


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