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 language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|State||Published - Nov 28 1998|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine