Click for new scientific resources and news about Corona[COVID-19]

Paper Information

Journal:   TEHRAN UNIVERSITY MEDICAL JOURNAL (TUMJ)   2004 , Volume 62 , Number 3; Page(s) 175 To 179.
 
Paper: 

THE COMPARATIVE STUDY OF SAPROPHYTIC FUNGI IN AIR CANAL, AIR, HOSPITAL INSTRUMENTS AND CLINICAL SAMPLES FROM PATIENTS WITH BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTATION SHARIATI HOSPITAL-2002

 
 
Author(s):  HASHEMI SEYED JAMAL*, SHOUHANI M.
 
* 
 
Abstract: 

Background: Bone Marrow Transplantation is one of the most important therapeutic methods in much malignant and nonmalignant disease. Patients with Bone Marrow Transplantation (BMT) following radiotherapy and chemotherapy will suffer from immuno-suppression. Therefore they are susceptible to get saprophytic fungi infection that sometimes are killer.
Materials and Methods: The purpose of this cross-sectional survey is isolation of saprophytic fungi from patients with BMT and wards space and instruments. Therefore sampling from ventilator system (HEPA filter and common filter), air canal, air, hospital instruments and clinical samples (nasal discharge, sputum, urine) were done and cultured in sabouro dextrose agar with choloramphenicol (SC). In assessing total frequency from 4838 plates of wards space and instruments, 985 fungi colonies includes 21 genus were isolated.
Results and Conclusion: Most fungi colonies present were Penicillium, Aspergillus and Cladosporium and low present were Trichoderma , Stereptomyses, Chrysosporium, Rhizopus.

 
Keyword(s): APROPHYTE FUNGI, BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTATION
 
References: 
  • ندارد
 
  Persian Abstract Yearly Visit 74
 
Latest on Blog
Enter SID Blog