Basidiobolomycosis is an unusual fungal infection that manifests in the skin and rarely involves the gastrointestinal tract. Gastrointestinal Basidiobolomycosis is rarely reported in the medical literature. We report a 1.5-year-old boy from the south of Iran with bowel obstruction which was diagnosed as gastrointestinal Basidiobolomycosis.
Basidiobolomycosis, bowel obstruction, fungal infection, children
FAHIMZAD, ALIREZA; KARIMI, ABDOLLAH; TABATABAEI, SEDIGHEH RAFIEE; and ZADEH, MAHBUBEH GERAMI (2006) "Gastrointestinal Basidiobolomycosis as a Rare Etiology of Bowel Obstruction," Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences: Vol. 36: No. 4, Article 7. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/medical/vol36/iss4/7