We report a case of fluconazole and voriconazole-resistant C. neoformans in an HIV-negative patient not previously exposed to fluconazole or voriconazole. In vitro resistance was determined by Etest and agar disk diffusion method in accordance with CLSI M44-A guidelines.

A case of fluconazole, voriconazole-resistant Cryptococcus neoformans isolated from an immunocompetent patient [*V.Tullio is the corresponding author]

MANDRAS, Narcisa
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ROANA, Janira;TULLIO, Viviana Cristina
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ALLIZOND, VALERIA;BANCHE, Giuliana;SCALAS, Daniela;CUFFINI, Annamaria
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2011

Abstract

We report a case of fluconazole and voriconazole-resistant C. neoformans in an HIV-negative patient not previously exposed to fluconazole or voriconazole. In vitro resistance was determined by Etest and agar disk diffusion method in accordance with CLSI M44-A guidelines.
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Cryptococcus neoformans; fluconazole; voriconazole; caspofungin
Mandras N; Roana J; Tullio V*; Allizond V; Banche G; Scalas D; Fucale G; Cuffini AM
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