Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

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Cutaneous Alternariasis in a Patient With Renal Transplant

Mustafa Demirci 1 , Nurten Baran 1 , Atilla Uzum 2 , Aylin Orgen Calli 3 , Sureyya Gul-Yurtsever 1 , * and Tuna Demirdal 4
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1 Department of Medical Microbiology, Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Izmir, Turkey
2 Department of Nephrology, Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Izmir, Turkey
3 Department of Pathology, Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Izmir, Turkey
4 Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Izmir, Turkey
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: May 2015, 8 (5); e59862
  • Published Online: May 31, 2015
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: March 21, 2014
  • Revised: November 11, 2014
  • Accepted: December 5, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.8(5)2015.19082

To Cite: Demirci M, Baran N, Uzum A, Calli A O, Gul-Yurtsever S, et al. Cutaneous Alternariasis in a Patient With Renal Transplant, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2015 ; 8(5):e59862. doi: 10.5812/jjm.8(5)2015.19082.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Footnote
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