"Mucormycosis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Infection in humans and animals caused by any fungus in the order Mucorales (e.g., Absidia, Mucor, Rhizopus etc.) There are many clinical types associated with infection of the central nervous system, lung, gastrointestinal tract, skin, orbit and paranasal sinuses. In humans, it usually occurs as an opportunistic infection in patients with a chronic debilitating disease, particularly uncontrolled diabetes, or who are receiving immunosuppressive agents. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Mucormycosis".
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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Mucormycosis" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Mucormycosis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Mucormycosis" by people in Profiles.
A Multiplex PCR and DNA-Sequencing Workflow on Serum for the Diagnosis and Species Identification for Invasive Aspergillosis and Mucormycosis. J Clin Microbiol. 2023 01 26; 61(1):e0140922.
Risk Factors of COVID-19 Associated Mucormycosis (CAM) in Iranian Patients: A Single-Center Retrospective Study. Mycopathologia. 2022 Dec; 187(5-6):469-479.
Immunopathology of COVID-19 and its implications in the development of rhino-orbital-cerebral mucormycosis: a major review. Orbit. 2022 Dec; 41(6):670-679.
A Case Report of Fatal Mucormycosis in a 30-Year-Old Patient with Autoimmune Polyendocrine Syndrome Type 1. J Clin Immunol. 2022 05; 42(4):863-865.
Isavuconazole Treatment of Invasive Fungal Sinusitis: A Post Hoc Analysis of the SECURE and VITAL Trials. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 09 15; 73(6):e1380-e1383.
New-Onset Pediatric Diabetes Complicated By Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Invasive Rhinocerebral Mucormycosis With Internal Carotid Artery Occlusion. J Emerg Med. 2022 01; 62(1):95-100.
Extensive purpura and necrosis of the leg. Cutis. 2020 07; 106(1):E1-E2.
Tornadic Shear Stress Induces a Transient, Calcineurin-Dependent Hypervirulent Phenotype in Mucorales Molds. mBio. 2020 06 30; 11(3).
Case 11-2020: A 37-Year-Old Man with Facial Droop, Dysarthria, and Kidney Failure. N Engl J Med. 2020 Apr 09; 382(15):1457-1466.
Mucormycosis with peculiar aortic involvement in a child with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2020 Mar; 37(2):164-169.