Dagmar Rimek

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of Mueller-Hinton-agar as a simple medium for the germ tube production of Candida albicans and Candida dubliniensis
    Dagmar Rimek
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Hospital Hygiene, University Hospital, Rostock, Germany
    Mycoses 51:205-8. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint [Impact of antifungal prophylaxis on the gastrointestinal yeast colonisation in patients with haematological malignancies]
    Dagmar Rimek
    Abteilung für Medizinische Mikrobiologie und Krankenhaushygiene, Universitat Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Mycoses 49:18-23. 2006
  3. pmc First report of a case of meningitis caused by Cryptococcus adeliensis in a patient with acute myeloid leukemia
    Dagmar Rimek
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Hospital Hygiene, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 42:481-3. 2004
  4. pmc Cross-reactivity of the PLATELIA CANDIDA antigen detection enzyme immunoassay with fungal antigen extracts
    Dagmar Rimek
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Hospital Hygiene, University Hospital, D 18057 Rostock, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 41:3395-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Invasive aspergillosis: results of an 8-year study]
    Dagmar Rimek
    Institut fur Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Virologie und Hygiene, Universitat Rostock, Abteilung Medizinische Mikrobiologie und Krankenhaushygiene, Erfurt, Germany
    Mycoses 45:18-21. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Intrinsic in vitro susceptibility of primary clinical isolates of Aspergillus fumigatus, Aspergillus terreus, Aspergillus nidulans, Candida albicans and Candida lusitaniae against amphotericin B
    Jagpal Singh
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Haema Institute of Laboratory Medicine at the Helios Medical Center, Erfurt, Germany
    Mycoses 49:96-103. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Fungus culture and PCR in nasal lavage samples of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Doreen Polzehl
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Ulm, Prittwitzstrasse 43, 89075 Ulm, Germany
    J Med Microbiol 54:31-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint In vitro susceptibility of 15 strains of zygomycetes to nine antifungal agents as determined by the NCCLS M38-A microdilution method
    Jagpal Singh
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Haema Institute of Laboratory Medicine at the Helios Medical Center Erfurt, Germany
    Mycoses 48:246-50. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Topical antifungal treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps: a randomized, double-blind clinical trial
    Michael Weschta
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, University of Ulm, Prittwitzstrasse 43, D 89075 Ulm, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 113:1122-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of nasal antifungal therapy on nasal cell activation markers in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Michael Weschta
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:743-7. 2006

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of Mueller-Hinton-agar as a simple medium for the germ tube production of Candida albicans and Candida dubliniensis
    Dagmar Rimek
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Hospital Hygiene, University Hospital, Rostock, Germany
    Mycoses 51:205-8. 2008
    ..0%), and in none of the other yeast strains. MH-agar is a suitable medium for the GTT and the presumptive identification of C. albicans. It is safer to use than human serum and is widely available in microbiology laboratories...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Impact of antifungal prophylaxis on the gastrointestinal yeast colonisation in patients with haematological malignancies]
    Dagmar Rimek
    Abteilung für Medizinische Mikrobiologie und Krankenhaushygiene, Universitat Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Mycoses 49:18-23. 2006
    ..In conclusion, oral AP in haematological patients resulted in a higher colonisation rate with fluconazole-resistant Candida species but efficiently prevented invasive candidosis...
  3. pmc First report of a case of meningitis caused by Cryptococcus adeliensis in a patient with acute myeloid leukemia
    Dagmar Rimek
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Hospital Hygiene, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 42:481-3. 2004
    ..We report the first known case of meningitis caused by C. adeliensis in a patient with acute myeloid leukemia undergoing allogeneic peripheral blood stem cell transplantation...
  4. pmc Cross-reactivity of the PLATELIA CANDIDA antigen detection enzyme immunoassay with fungal antigen extracts
    Dagmar Rimek
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Hospital Hygiene, University Hospital, D 18057 Rostock, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 41:3395-8. 2003
    ..25 to 0.50 ng/ml). Antigen preparations from the other 54 fungal species, including yeasts, molds, dermatophytes, and dimorphic fungi, did not cross-react in the assay...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Invasive aspergillosis: results of an 8-year study]
    Dagmar Rimek
    Institut fur Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Virologie und Hygiene, Universitat Rostock, Abteilung Medizinische Mikrobiologie und Krankenhaushygiene, Erfurt, Germany
    Mycoses 45:18-21. 2002
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  6. ncbi request reprint Intrinsic in vitro susceptibility of primary clinical isolates of Aspergillus fumigatus, Aspergillus terreus, Aspergillus nidulans, Candida albicans and Candida lusitaniae against amphotericin B
    Jagpal Singh
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Haema Institute of Laboratory Medicine at the Helios Medical Center, Erfurt, Germany
    Mycoses 49:96-103. 2006
    ..fumigatus. Furthermore, we found 23 German clinical isolates of C. lusitaniae from patients without prior treatment with AmB equally susceptible to AmB as C. albicans...
  7. ncbi request reprint Fungus culture and PCR in nasal lavage samples of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Doreen Polzehl
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Ulm, Prittwitzstrasse 43, 89075 Ulm, Germany
    J Med Microbiol 54:31-7. 2005
    ..This study demonstrated that PCR and conventional culture techniques could be complementary diagnostic techniques to detect fungi in nasal specimens from CRS patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint In vitro susceptibility of 15 strains of zygomycetes to nine antifungal agents as determined by the NCCLS M38-A microdilution method
    Jagpal Singh
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Haema Institute of Laboratory Medicine at the Helios Medical Center Erfurt, Germany
    Mycoses 48:246-50. 2005
    ..59 mg l(-1) (range 0.5-4 mg l(-1)), and amorolfine 9.19 mg l(-1) (range 1 to >16 mg l(-1)). All strains were resistant to 5-flucytosine, fluconazole (MIC >64 mg l(-1)) and caspofungin (MIC >16 mg l(-1))...
  9. ncbi request reprint Topical antifungal treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps: a randomized, double-blind clinical trial
    Michael Weschta
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, University of Ulm, Prittwitzstrasse 43, D 89075 Ulm, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 113:1122-8. 2004
    ..Recently, fungal elements were suspected to be the causative agent of chronic rhinosinusitis, and benefits of topical amphotericin B therapy have been reported...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of nasal antifungal therapy on nasal cell activation markers in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Michael Weschta
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:743-7. 2006
    ..To examine the effect of nasal antifungal treatment on eosinophil cationic protein (ECP) and tryptase levels in samples of nasal lavage fluid from patients with chronic rhinosinusitis and nasal polyps...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of fungal diseases
    Reinhard Kappe
    Institut für Medizinische Mikrobiologie und Hygiene am Helios Klinikum Erfurt, Nordhauser Str 74, D 99089 Erfurt, Germany
    Prog Drug Res . 2003
    ..Identification techniques depend on the fungal group involved. Therefore, separate paragraphs are dedicated to the identification of yeasts and filamentous fungi, which include moulds, dermatophytes, and dimorphic fungi...
  12. ncbi request reprint Fungal diseases
    Reinhard Kappe
    Institut für Medizinische Mikrobiologie und Hygiene am Helios Klinikum Erfurt, Nordhauser Str 74, D 99089 Erfurt, Germany
    Prog Drug Res . 2003
    ..Short paragraphs on the ecology of the causative fungi and the epidemiology of the corresponding diseases, including the mode of aquisition, the susceptible population, and the geographical distribution, precede each clinical entity...