Invasive fungal infection

0020101

Normal Case/Contol

GWAS of 0020101

Sibling Case/Control

No sibling GWAS available 0020101

Statistics

Case Control
412 459782

Phenotype Definition

Fungal infection characterized by invasion of host tissues. [PMID:24718393]

Phenotype Comment

Invasive fungal infections are a significant health problem in immunocompromised patients. Major risk factors for IFI include neutropenia less than 500 neutrophils/ml for more than 10 days, haematological malignancies, bone marrow transplantation, prolonged (over 4 wk) treatment with corticosteroids; prolonged (over 7 days) stays in intensive care, chemotherapy, HIV infection, invasive medical procedures, and the newer immune suppressive agents.


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