Felipe F Tuon
- Rhodotorula infection. A systematic review of 128 cases from literatureFelipe F Tuon
Department of Infections and Parasitic Diseases, School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Rev Iberoam Micol 25:135-40. 2008..All peritonitis cases associated with continous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis needed to have the Tenckoff catheter changed. The overall mortality of Rhodotorula infection was 12.6%...
- Reactivation of mucosal and cutaneous leishmaniasis in a renal transplanted patientFelipe F Tuon
Division of Infectious Diseases, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil Division of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Hospital Universitario Evangelico de Curitiba, Curitiba, PR, Brazil Department of Infectious Diseases, University of Sao Paulo, Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil Parasitology Laboratory Medical Research, Clinical Hospital, University of Sao Paulo, Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Am J Trop Med Hyg 91:81-3. 2014..In conclusion, tegumentary leishmaniasis can reactivate with simultaneous cutaneous and mucosal forms in a renal transplanted patient during the immunosuppressant therapy. ..
- Liposomal formulation of amphotericin B for the treatment of mucosal leishmaniasis in HIV-negative patientsCarolina Rocio
Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, University of Sao Paulo, Medical School, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 108:176-8. 2014..Studies assessing the efficacy of liposomal amphotericin B (LAB) in the treatment of patients with mucosal leishmaniasis (ML) are very scarce in the literature and an optimal dose regimen has not yet been defined...
- Central venous catheter-associated fungemia due to Rhodotorula spp. --a systematic reviewFelipe F Tuon
Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Cerqueira, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Med Mycol 45:441-7. 2007..The use of specific antifungal therapy may be associated with an increase in the survival. It should be noted that Rhodotorula spp. is resistant to fluconazole...
- Can we use a lower dose of liposomal amphotericin B for the treatment of mucosal American leishmaniasis?Valdir S Amato
Division of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Hospital das Clinicas, University of Sao Paulo, Medical School, Brazil
Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:818-9. 2011..The mean total dose was 35 mg/kg (range 24-50 mg/kg), which resulted in the healing of all the lesions in all patients and no recurrences were observed during the follow-up period (mean 25 months; range 7-40 months)...