Successful treatment of cutaneous mucormycosis in a young diabetic with end-stage renal disease using combination systemic antifungal agents
Keywords: cutaneous mucormycosis, diabetic, echinocandin, fungal, liposomal amphotericin-B, Mucorales, polyene-caspofungin combination, posaconazole
AbstractThis article reports successful eradication of isolated cutaneous mucormycosis in a young poorly controlled type 1 diabetic patient with end-stage renal disease using a combination of systemic antifungal agents and aggressive surgical debridement.
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