Volume 91, Issue 2
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



We report the first case of fungemia caused by in a 51-year-old male farm worker from the central-west region of Brazil. The fungus was isolated from blood cultures and the species was confirmed by phylogenetic identification. Despite specific treatment and intensive care, the patient died 39 days after admission.


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  • Received : 20 Aug 2013
  • Accepted : 14 Apr 2014
  • Published online : 06 Aug 2014

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