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Principles and Practice of Clinical Mycology

Principles and Practice of Clinical Mycology

C. C. Kibbler (Editor), D. W. R. MacKenzie (Editor), F. C. Odds

ISBN: 978-0-470-84249-2

Dec 2001

288 pages



This book describes the principles and practice of clinical mycology. It is a comprehensive review of clinical fungal infections--organized by system rather than taxonomically.
Partial table of contents:

The Fungal Kingdom: Essentials of Mycology (F. Odds).

Pathogenesis of Fungal Diseases (D. Mackenzie).

Epidemiology of Fungal Disease (C. Kibbler).

Diagnosis of Fungal Disease (D. Mackenzie).

Fungal Disease of Bone and Joint (C. Kemper & S. Deresinski).

Fungal Diseases of the Cardiovascular System (S. Roseff & A. Sugar).

Fungal Diseases in Dermatology (T. Matsumoto).

Fungal Infections of the Ear, Nose and Throat (R. Hay).

Fungaemia and Disseminated Fungal Infection (C. Kibbler).

Fungal Infection of the Gastrointestinal Tract (B. Gazzard).

Fungal Diseases in Genitourinary Medicine (J. Sobel).

Fungal Infections of the Kidney and Those Associated with Renal Failure, Dialysis and Renal Transplantation (G. Cox & J. Perfect).

Fungal Diseases in Ophthalmology (L. Fenelon & S. Kennedy).

Fungal Infections of the Respiratory Tract (T. Walsh, et al.).