[chronic fistula of the forefoot in a moroccan man: bone chromomycosis due to phialophora verrucosa].chromomycosis is a chronic infection caused by various fungi. bone involvement is exceptional. the purpose of this report is to describe a case of chromoblastomycosis localized on the tarsal bone in a 27-year-old man from southern morocco. the patient was a former barefoot long-distance runner. he presented with thickening of the skin with a cutaneous fistula on the left forefoot. these manifestations had been ongoing for 2 years. imaging demonstrated scattered lytic lesions involving tarsal bon ...201020486359
phialophora verrucosa infection in a bmt patient.phialophora is a dematiaceous fungus isolated from soil and wood. human infections including chromoblastomycosis, mycotic keratitis, cutaneous infections, and prosthetic valve endocarditis have been reported. we report a case of fatal hemorrhage due to phialophora verrucosa in a patient with prolonged neutropenia undergoing autologous bone marrow transplant (bmt) for acute myelogenous leukemia (aml). bacterial infections complicated induction and consolidation chemotherapies. liposomal amphoteri ...19979384484
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