Infectious Disease Compendium

Cladosporium

Microbiology

Cladosporium carrionii.

Epidemiologic Risks

An agent of chromomycosis, found in Australia, Venezuela, and South Africa.

Syndromes

A warty fungus infection of the skin.

Treatment

Itraconazole with or without 5-FC.

Notes

ICD9 Codes (Soon to be supplanted by ICD10)

Cladosporium; bantianum 117.8; carrionii 117.2; mansoni 111.1; trichoides 117.8; wernecki 111.1.