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 language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1983|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pathology and Forensic Medicine
- Medical Laboratory Technology