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

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Marco Sanna
Giovanni Caocci
Giorgio La Nasa

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

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