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First unusual case of keratitis in Europe due to the rare fungus Metarhizium anisopliae

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Metarhizium anisopliae is a fungus utilized worldwide for insect-pest biocontrol. Few M. anisopliae infections have been reported previously. Here, M. anisopliae was isolated from a corneal ulcer in a healthy man. It is the first ocular case in France and Europe of this extremely rare fungus in humans.
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hal-01484264 , version 1 (07-03-2017)

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Josephine Dorin, Anne Debourgogne, Mohamed Zaïdi, Marie Bazard, Marie Machouart. First unusual case of keratitis in Europe due to the rare fungus Metarhizium anisopliae. International Journal of Medical Microbiology, 2015, 305 (3), pp.408-412. ⟨10.1016/j.ijmm.2015.03.004⟩. ⟨hal-01484264⟩
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