Mary E. Brandt, Author at Renal and Urology News

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Yeast/molds – Fusarium

What are the key principles of preventing yeast/molds – non Aspergillus molds? Non-Aspergillus molds include mucormycetes such as Rhizopus and Mucor species, hyaline (colorless) molds such as Fusarium species, and dematiaceous (dark, melanin-containing) molds such as Curvularia and Exophiala species. Infection with non-Aspergillus molds occurs after exposure to infectious conidia acquired from the environment by…

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