Trichosporon mycotoxinivorans infection in patients with cystic fibrosis

Avani V. Shah, Susanna A. McColley, Diane Weil, Xiaotian Zheng*

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Abstract

We describe the clinical course of four patients who had Trichosporon mycotoxinivorans recovered from multiple sputum cultures over time with various clinical consequences but no fatalities. We also report successful rapid identification of this organism using matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight (MALDI-TOF) mass spectrometry.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2242-2244
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of clinical microbiology
Volume52
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)

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