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A case report of fungemia due to Kodamea ohmeri

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K. Prabhu ,

RIPAS Hospital BA1710, Bander Seri Begawan, BN
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Department of Laboratory services
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T. R. Chinniah

RIPAS Hospital BA1710, Bander Seri Begawan, BN
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Department of Laboratory services
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Abstract

Kodamea ohmeri is an unusual and emerging fungal pathogen that can cause life threatening infections in humans, particularly in patients with compromised immunity. We report a case of K. ohmeri fungemia leading to sepsis that was successfully treated with amphotericin B therapy.

 

How to Cite: Prabhu, K. and Chinniah, T.R., 2021. A case report of fungemia due to Kodamea ohmeri. Sri Lankan Journal of Infectious Diseases, 11(1), pp.42–46. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/sljid.v11i1.8334
Published on 30 Apr 2021.
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