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Table 1 Cases of Lomentospora (Scedosporium) prolificans endocarditis 1990 – 2014

From: Lomentospora prolificans endocarditis - case report and literature review

Case Year Age/Gender Predisposition Valve Complications Treatment/Surgery Outcome
1(5) 1990 30 male Intravenous drug user Mitral Septic arthritis AmBisome Survived
Flucytocine
2(5) 1997 67 female Prosthetic aortic valve Aortic Cerebral emboli AmBisome Died
Fluconazole
3(5) 2001 52 female Multiple myeloma Aortic Endophthalmitis, intracranial haemorrhage AmBisome Died
Itraconazole
AVR
4(5) 2006 75 male PPM PPM Pulmonary emboli Voriconazole Survived
PPM removal
5(9) 2010 50 male Rheumatic disease Mitral Septic shock AmBisome Died
MVR
6(5) 2010 29 female ALL Mitral Endophthalmitis, osteomyelitis & cerebral emboli AmBisome Died
Voriconazole
MVR
7(10) 2013 35 male Renal transplant Aortic Meningitis AmBisome Died
Voriconazole
8(8) 2014 66 female AML Mitral Sinusitis, pulmonary & splenic emboli Voriconazole Died
Terbinafine
Case 2014 75 female Ovarian cancer Aortic Cerebral emboli Voriconazole Died