Iranian Journal of Public Health 1991. 20(1-4):35-42.

A CASE REPORT OF CHRONIC MUCOCUTANEOUS CANDIDIASIS IN IRAN
M. Moghaddami, M. Emami, P. Toosi, L. Nabai

Abstract


A case of chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis due to Candida albicans in a 13 yr-old boy is reported. Evaluation of cell mediated immunity revealed cutaneous anergy to PPD and low level of T-Lymphocytes B-Cell count and immunoglobulin G (IgG) were increased and there was a low level of serum iron. The patient was put under treatment with oral administration of Ketoconazole and ferrus sulfate, which resulted in some clinical improvement

Keywords


Chronic Mucocutaneous, Candidiasis, Candida albicans Iran,

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