Laboratorial diagnosis of paracoccidioidomycosis and new insights for the future of fungal diagnosis.
- Autores: Martins ML, Teles FRR
- Journal: Talanta
- Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Laboratorial+diagnosis+of+paracoccidioidomycosis+and+new+insights+for+the+future+of+fungal+diagnosis
Paracoccidioidomycosis (PCM) is the most prevalent mycosis in Latin-America. As for other mycosis, its importance of has been largely underestimated, partially due to the limited geographical distribution of the etiologic fungal agent (Paracoccidioides brasiliensis).