Phialophora richardsiae in a lesion appearing as a giant cell tumor of the tendon sheath

L. B. Moskowitz, T. J. Cleary, M. R. McGinnis, C. B. Thomson

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Abstract

Phialophora richardsiae was isolated from a mass on the index finger of a patient who had a clinical diagnosis of giant cell tumor of the tendon sheath. A contaminated wood splinter from which fungal hyphae extended into the mass was found within the lesion. Surgical excision without chemotherapy was curative.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)374-376
Number of pages3
JournalArchives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Volume107
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jan 1 1983

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Medical Laboratory Technology

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