Fatal cerebritis caused by a new species of Cladophialophora

M. R. McGinnis, S. M. Lemon, David Walker, G. S. De Hoog, G. Haase

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

A traumatic, fatal fungal infection involving the brain of an alcoholic patient is reported. The agent is described as a new Cladophialophora species; its diagnostic characters are listed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)166-171
Number of pages6
JournalStudies in Mycology
Volume1999
Issue number43
StatePublished - 1999

Fingerprint

Mycoses
Alcoholics
alcohol abuse
brain
new species
Brain
infection

Keywords

  • Black yeasts
  • Brain infection
  • Cladophialophora
  • Medical mycology
  • Neurotropic fungi
  • Taxonomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous)
  • Plant Science

Cite this

McGinnis, M. R., Lemon, S. M., Walker, D., De Hoog, G. S., & Haase, G. (1999). Fatal cerebritis caused by a new species of Cladophialophora. Studies in Mycology, 1999(43), 166-171.

Fatal cerebritis caused by a new species of Cladophialophora. / McGinnis, M. R.; Lemon, S. M.; Walker, David; De Hoog, G. S.; Haase, G.

In: Studies in Mycology, Vol. 1999, No. 43, 1999, p. 166-171.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

McGinnis, MR, Lemon, SM, Walker, D, De Hoog, GS & Haase, G 1999, 'Fatal cerebritis caused by a new species of Cladophialophora', Studies in Mycology, vol. 1999, no. 43, pp. 166-171.
McGinnis MR, Lemon SM, Walker D, De Hoog GS, Haase G. Fatal cerebritis caused by a new species of Cladophialophora. Studies in Mycology. 1999;1999(43):166-171.
McGinnis, M. R. ; Lemon, S. M. ; Walker, David ; De Hoog, G. S. ; Haase, G. / Fatal cerebritis caused by a new species of Cladophialophora. In: Studies in Mycology. 1999 ; Vol. 1999, No. 43. pp. 166-171.
@article{d67a181622f94dc189e6483c1f62e5e9,
title = "Fatal cerebritis caused by a new species of Cladophialophora",
abstract = "A traumatic, fatal fungal infection involving the brain of an alcoholic patient is reported. The agent is described as a new Cladophialophora species; its diagnostic characters are listed.",
keywords = "Black yeasts, Brain infection, Cladophialophora, Medical mycology, Neurotropic fungi, Taxonomy",
author = "McGinnis, {M. R.} and Lemon, {S. M.} and David Walker and {De Hoog}, {G. S.} and G. Haase",
year = "1999",
language = "English (US)",
volume = "1999",
pages = "166--171",
journal = "Studies in Mycology",
issn = "0166-0616",
publisher = "Centraalbureau voor Schimmelculturen",
number = "43",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Fatal cerebritis caused by a new species of Cladophialophora

AU - McGinnis, M. R.

AU - Lemon, S. M.

AU - Walker, David

AU - De Hoog, G. S.

AU - Haase, G.

PY - 1999

Y1 - 1999

N2 - A traumatic, fatal fungal infection involving the brain of an alcoholic patient is reported. The agent is described as a new Cladophialophora species; its diagnostic characters are listed.

AB - A traumatic, fatal fungal infection involving the brain of an alcoholic patient is reported. The agent is described as a new Cladophialophora species; its diagnostic characters are listed.

KW - Black yeasts

KW - Brain infection

KW - Cladophialophora

KW - Medical mycology

KW - Neurotropic fungi

KW - Taxonomy

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=0033421160&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=0033421160&partnerID=8YFLogxK

M3 - Article

VL - 1999

SP - 166

EP - 171

JO - Studies in Mycology

JF - Studies in Mycology

SN - 0166-0616

IS - 43

ER -