Diagnosis and treatment of invasive fungal infections in the cancer patient: Recent progress and ongoing questions

Dimitrios P. Kontoyiannis, Thomas F Patterson

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Abstract

In the last 5 years we have witnessed further developments in diagnosis and treatment of invasive fungal infections (IFIs) that complicate cancer chemotherapy. In this brief overview, we highlight some advancement, discuss future directions, and unmet needs in this complex area.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)S356-S359
JournalClinical Infectious Diseases
Volume59
DOIs
StatePublished - 2014

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Keywords

  • Aspergillosis
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis
  • Diagnosis
  • Treatment

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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