Table 2.

Summary of EK subtypes and antifungal susceptibility profiles

PatientSource of isolateaCollection dateEK determination by:MIC (μg/ml)b
Visual inspectionSAB ≥ 0.9FLUITRAAMB5-FC
1Urine12/16/87IQ80.2518
Blood12/19/87IQ80.25116
2NR7/14/88YO480.1214
3Blood10/10/88AH180.2518
CSF10/10/88JF80.2518
4CSF11/20/88BH240.2518
5CSF9/24/89CN180.518
Blood9/25/89DN240.2514
6CSF1/12/90EN240.2518
7Blood4/30/90FN340.2518
CSF5/1/90FN340.25116
8CSF6/28/90FN340.1214
BAL6/28/90HN340.1214
CSF7/1/90FN340.1214
Blood7/1/90FN340.2514
Blood7/2/90FN340.0614
Blood7/3/90FN380.0614
9Blood12/23/90KW80.2514
Blood12/24/90KW80.2514
10CSF1/25/91LP40.2514
11Blood1/31/91OV120.0614
Blood2/4/91NU20.0614
Blood2/6/91OV220.0314
Blood2/6/91OV220.0314
12Blood3/26/91PJ280.514
Blood3/28/91PJ20.250.0150.128
Blood3/28/91PJ210.030.124
Blood3/29/91PJ240.1218
Blood3/29/91QR40.1218
Blood3/31/91PJ240.2518
Blood3/31/91PJ240.1218
13Lung bx4/12/91RT80.514
14Blood5/9/91SC40.030.54
CSF5/10/91SC40.120.54
CSF5/13/91SC80.060.54
CSF5/13/91SC20.120.254
CSF5/15/91SC40.120.254
CSF5/15/91SC20.120.250.5
15Blood6/12/91JO140.1214
Blood6/12/91JO20.50.030.258
Blood6/12/91JO340.1214
BM6/13/91JO240.2518
Blood6/17/91VO440.2514
16BAL7/9/91TS40.2514
17Blood8/14/91HK340.2518
Blood8/14/91HK340.2518
Catheter8/14/91HK340.2514
Blood8/15/91HK340.120.58
AF8/15/91HK340.1218
18Blood9/19/91GGK240.1218
Blood9/24/91GGK280.1218
Blood9/25/91HK340.2518
BAL9/25/91HK380.2518
19T. aut2/11/92JO280.2518
20CSF7/29/92WJ140.2518
21Blood4/2/93MM240.1214
Blood4/7/93MM280.2518
Blood4/7/93MM240.2514
22Blood5/14/93HK380.1218
Blood5/14/93HK340.1214
23Blood8/14/93ZL40.1214
Blood8/14/93DM140.250.58
24CSF8/17/93PD40.2518
AF8/17/93PD40.2518
25Blood9/26/93GGA40.1214
CSF9/26/93GGA40.1214
CSF9/30/93GGA40.120.54
26Blood7/21/94BBH240.2518
Blood7/25/94AAI40.2518
Blood12/14/94AAI40.2518
CSF12/17/94AAI80.518
Blood12/18/94AAI80.518
27Blood7/28/94HG40.120.54
28CSF11/13/94CCB40.2514
Blood11/13/94EEE40.2518
Blood11/13/94CCB40.2512
Blood11/13/94CCB0.50.1214
29Blood11/14/94FFK140.2518
30Blood11/17/94DDH240.2518
Blood11/17/94DDH240.2518
Blood11/17/94DDH240.2518
Blood11/17/94DDH240.518
Blood11/18/94DDH240.2518
  • a NR, not recorded; BAL, bronchoalveolar lavage; Lung bx, lung biopsy; T. aut, tissue autopsy; BM, bone marrow; AF, ascitic fluid.

  • b FLU, fluconazole; ITRA, itraconazole; AMB, amphotericin B; 5-FC, flucytosine.