How we manage invasive fungal disease in acute myeloid leukemia patients with Glucose 6 Dehydrogenase deficiency

Marco Sanna, Giovanni Caocci, Giorgio La Nasa
  • Marco Sanna
    Department of Medical Sciences University of Cagliari Bone Marrow Transplant Centre Hospital "R. Binaghi", Cagliari, Italy, Italy
  • Giovanni Caocci
    Department of Medical Sciences University of Cagliari Bone Marrow Transplant Centre Hospital "R. Binaghi", Cagliari, Italy, Italy | giovanni.caocci@unica.it
  • Giorgio La Nasa
    Department of Medical Sciences University of Cagliari Bone Marrow Transplant Centre Hospital "R. Binaghi", Cagliari, Italy, Italy

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G6PD, Aspergillosis, Candida, Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Fungal Infection

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