Saccharomyces cerevisiae var. boulardii fungemia following probiotic treatment

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Marcelo C. Appel-da-Silva; Gabriel A. Narvaez; Leandro R.R. Perez; Laura Drehmer; Jairo Lewgoy;
(2017)

Probiotics are commonly prescribed as an adjuvant in the treatment of antibiotic-associated diarrhea caused by Clostridium difficile. We report the case of an immunocompromised 73-year-old patient on chemotherapy who developed Saccharomyces cerevisiae var. boulardii fun... View more
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