Chapter 32. Uncommon Yeast Infections

  1. Malcolm D. Richardson PhD, FIBiol, FRCPath1 and
  2. Elizabeth M. Johnson PhD2

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757734.ch32

The Pocket Guide to Fungal Infection, Second Edition

The Pocket Guide to Fungal Infection, Second Edition

How to Cite

Richardson, M. D. and Johnson, E. M. (2005) Uncommon Yeast Infections, in The Pocket Guide to Fungal Infection, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757734.ch32

Author Information

  1. 1

    Mycology Unit, Department of Bacteriology and Immunology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

  2. 2

    Mycology Reference Laboratory, Health Protection Agency, Bristol, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122184

Online ISBN: 9780470757734

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Keywords:

  • uncommon yeast infections;
  • trichosporon asahii;
  • geotrichum capitatum;
  • trichosporon;
  • pityrosporum

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Definition

  • Geographical distribution

  • Causal organisms and habitat

  • Clinical manifestations

  • Essential investigations

  • Management