- Entomophthoramycosis by Conidiobolus coronatus. Report of a case successfully treated with the combination of itraconazole and fluconazoleA C Valle
Laboratory of Clinical Research, Research Center Evandro Chagas Hospital, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 43:233-6. 2001..We thus suggest the use of the combination of itraconazole and fluconazole as an additional option for the treatment of this mycosis...
- Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma associated with HTLV-1 infection in a Brazilian adolescentA C Do Valle
Centro de Pesquisa Hospital Evandro Chagas, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 43:283-6. 2001..The patient died 3 months after initial presentation of the disease. The rarity of the disease in this age group justifies the present report...
- Terbinafine (250 mg/day): an effective and safe treatment of cutaneous sporotrichosisG Francesconi
FIOCRUZ, IPEC, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 23:1273-6. 2009..There are a few studies on the treatment of sporotrichosis. The standard drug used is itraconazole. However, the use of itraconazole is limited by its interaction with other drugs...
- Isolation of Sporothrix schenckii from the nails of domestic cats (Felis catus)T M Schubach
Serviço de Zoonoses, Centro de Pesquisa Hospital Evandro Chagas, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Brazil
Med Mycol 39:147-9. 2001..The identification of the isolates was based on macroscopic and microscopic morphological characteristics at 25 degrees C and conversion of S. schenckii to the yeast-like form at 37 degrees C...