Geotrichum candidum as a tissue invasive human pathogen

Jaishree Jagirdar, Stephen A. Geller, Edward J. Bottone

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Geotrichum candidum was identified as an invasive organism in the terminal ileum of a man with "hairy cell" leukemia. The organism was identified on the basis of histologic and cultural characteristics. The diagnostic features of G. candidum infection are compared to those of Aspergillus and Candida species.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)668-671
Number of pages4
JournalHuman Pathology
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jul 1981


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  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine

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