Infectious Disease Compendium

Syncephalastrum

Microbiology

Syncephalastrum racemosum. A mold.

Epidemiologic Risks

Soil and animal feces in tropical and subtropical areas.

Syndromes

Zygomycosis and skin infections.

Treatment

Amphotericin B and surgery. Perhaps azole resistant. So few cases reported hard to know (PubMed).

Last Update: 04/23/18.