Disseminated oxyporus corticola infection in a German shepherd dog

C. W. Brockus, R. K. Myers, J. M. Crandell, D. A. Sutton, B. L. Wickes, K. K. Nakasone

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The filamentous basidiomycetous fungus, Oxyporus corticola, has not previously been reported in the human or veterinary medical literature. Identification of this organism as the etiologic agent of fungal osteomyelitis and multiorgan dissemination in a German shepherd dog was confirmed by comparison of ITS and D1/D2 sequences with known isolates.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)862-868
Number of pages7
JournalMedical mycology
Issue number8
StatePublished - 2009


  • Canine
  • Disseminated mycosis
  • Fungal osteomyelitis
  • Oxysporus corticola

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Infectious Diseases


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