Renal fungal bezoar owing to Geotrichum candidum

Peralam Yegneswaran Prakash, Venkatesh K. Seetaramaiah, Joseph Thomas, Vinay Khanna, Sugandhi P. Rao

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Abstract

Geotrichum candidum is yeast like fungi that cause infections in immunocompromised patients. We report a case of renal fungal ball with Geotrichum candidum in a 27 yr. old women post-partum. This case to our knowledge is the first case of renal fungal bezoar due to Geotrichum candidum reported in India.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)63-65
Number of pages3
JournalMedical Mycology Case Reports
Volume1
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-2012

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Microbiology
  • Infectious Diseases

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