Volume 88, Issue 6
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



Lobomycosis is a chronic subcutaneous mycosis for which no standard treatment is available to date. We describe a patient in Peru with lobomycosis on the left earlobe that was successfully treated with posaconazole for 27 months. No evidence of recurrence was observed after five years of follow-up.


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  • Received : 11 Jul 2012
  • Accepted : 01 Feb 2013
  • Published online : 05 Jun 2013

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