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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 December 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 RenalFailure, Dialysis and Renal Transplantation (G. Cox & J.Perfect).

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

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