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Paravertebral Mushroom: Identification of a Novel Species of Phellinus as a Human Pathogen in Chronic Granulomatous Disease

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De Ravin, Suk See; Parta, Mark ; Sutton, Deanna A.; Wickes, Brian L.; Thompson, Elizabeth H.; Wiederhold, Nathan P.; Nakasone, Karen K.; Alimchandani, Meghna ; OConnell, Amy ; Notarangelo, Luigi ; Kang, Elizabeth ; Malech, Harry L.; Zelazny, Adrian M.

Year Published

2014

Publication

Journal of Clinical Microbiology

Abstract

We describe a case of paravertebral abscess caused by a Phellinus sp. in a boy with chronic granulomatous disease. Sequencebased identification of this mold, a new agent of disease, suggests a close relation to Phellinus umbrinellus.

Citation

De Ravin, Suk See; Parta, Mark; Sutton, Deanna A.; Wickes, Brian L.; Thompson, Elizabeth H.; Wiederhold, Nathan P.; Nakasone, Karen K.; Alimchandani, Meghna; OConnell, Amy; Notarangelo, Luigi; Kang, Elizabeth; Malech, Harry L.; Zelazny, Adrian M. 2014. Paravertebral Mushroom: Identification of a Novel Species of Phellinus as a Human Pathogen in Chronic Granulomatous Disease. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 52(7): 2726-2729. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.00667-14.

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