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Table 4 Relationship between gender and pathogenic fungal species in 174 renal transplant recipients with mucormycosis

From: Mucormycosis in renal transplant recipients: review of 174 reported cases

Isolated zygomycetes Number of male cases/total no. of cases (%)
Mycocladus (Absidia) species 4/4(100%)
Apophysomyces elegans 4/5(80.0%)
Cunninghamella species 5/7(71.4%)
Mucor species 10/11(90.9%)
Rhizomucor species 3/6(50.0%)
Rhizopus species 39/52(75.0%)
 Not speciated 19/26(73.1%)
Rhizopus oryzae 14/18(77.8%)
Rhizopus microsporus 3/5(60.0%)
Rhizopus rhizopodiformis 3/3(100%)
Other 1/2(50.0%)
Unidentified zygomycetes 66/86(76.7%)
Total 133/174(76.4%)