Category Archives: NOTÍCIAS MÉDICAS

Multiple Mycetoma Lung Secondaries from Knee Eumycetoma: An Unusual Complication

Case Presentation The reported patient was a 25-year-old university student from the White Nile State in central Sudan who had right knee eumycetoma caused by Madurella mycetomatis. His condition started in 2002 with a small, painless knee swelling, which gradually increased in size. A year later, he developed one sinus and started to discharge sero-purulent […]

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Clinical Alert to U.S. Healthcare Facilities

Global Emergence of Invasive Infections Caused by the Multidrug-Resistant Yeast Candida auris Summary: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has received reports from international healthcare facilities that Candida auris, an emerging multidrug-resistant (MDR) yeast, is causing invasive healthcare-associated infections with high mortality. Some strains of C. auris have elevated minimum inhibitory concentrations (MICs) […]

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