Candida krusei--a serious complication in patients with hematological malignancies : successful treatment with caspofungin
Transplant infectious disease
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C. krusei, hematological malignancies, neutropenia, caspofungin
Candida krusei infections are serious complications in neutropenic patients with hematological malignancies. We report the successful treatment of C. krusei infection with caspofungin in 3 allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients and 1 patient with induction chemotherapy for acute myeloid leukemia.