Fungal infections of the hand

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Fungal infections may be cutaneous, subcutaneous, deep, or systemic. Diagnosis often is delayed. Cutaneous and subcutaneous infections usually respond favorably to therapy, whereas deep and systemic infections often are associated with significant morbidity and even mortality. Newer antifungal medications have improved our ability to treat these infections.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)605-612
Number of pages8
JournalHand Clinics
Issue number4
StatePublished - Nov 28 1998


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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