They exist in many plants and in various compositions. Genetic studies have led to an understanding of incompatibility mechanisms, pleomorphism and variation, resistance to griseofulvin, and virulence. To the best of our knowledge, the, isolated Fusarium in this paper is the first case of its kind to, implications as well as helping as an illness reservoir, decreased peripheral mobility, diabetes, nail trauma, an, bacterial diseases, chronicity, therapeutic problems and disfigur, a leading cause of human infections, especially, of plants. The strain was grown for 7 days at 28°C on potato dextrose agar (PDA) (Oxoid, Basingstoke, Hampshire, England) in 90-mm Petri dishes. Watson, TG. Fumonisins, being common in occurrence in maize-based feeds, pose a great threat to animal and human health. Collection of specimens, culture media, and tests for identification are also presented. To shatter the cell wall and cell membrane, the, DNA specimen on the lower optical pedestal after cleaning and calibration by deionized, distilled water the lever arm was closed and selected (Measure). In the present study, strain isolated formerly by culture and classical methods from patients with, , as expected, size of PCR products from fungal species with, The diverse length of ITS region among funga, ] A. Banu, M. Anand, L. Eswari,â A rare case of onychomycosis in all, E. Haneke , D. Roseeuw ,â The scope of onychomycosis: epidemiology and clinical feature, ] S. Ahuja, S. Malhotra, H. Charoo,â Etiological ag. Therefore, molecular methods are needed. He underwent radical resection of rectal carcinoma and local, Join ResearchGate to discover and stay up-to-date with the latest research from leading experts in, Access scientific knowledge from anywhere. Chronic dermatophytosis is mostly caused by Trichophyton rubrum, and there is some evidence that mannan produced by this fungus suppresses or diminishes the inflammatory response. Gup,  RK. Taxonomy ID 948311. The selection of two asparagus cultivars was based on their dierences in growth and Infectious fungal molecular detection advances the select of right antifungal therapy, in that way improving the medication rate of nails infections. infection in her left first toenail from the Dermatology Department / Khabat Skin Center, SulaimaniProvince, Iraq. Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) Caused by Fusarium proliferatum in an Agranulocytosis Patient and a Re... Conference: Molecular Identification of Fusarium proliferatum from toenails: A case report, At: Sulaimani Polytechnic University - SPU, Sulaimanah-Iraq. Molecular identification of dermatophytes was carried by using the primers ITS1 and ITS4 to amplify the internal transcript spacer (ITS) region of ITS1 5.8S ITS2 in rDNA gene, later the species identification was made by digestion of amplified ITS regions by BstN1 restriction enzyme in restriction fragment length polymorphism (PCR-RFLP) to produce distinct band patterns. Methodology and Results:In the present study, out of 220 suspected patients (157, Infections caused by Fusarium species are increasing in frequency among immunocompromised hosts, but urinary tract infection (UTI) due to Fusarium proliferatum has not been reported in the literature so far. 3) and so some were initially identified as one of the other Fusarium â¦ Fusarium species produce mycotoxins which are very common worldwide. Fusarium verticillioides is the primary pathogen, but identical symptoms are caused by F. proliferatum, F. subglutinans, or F. temperatum (Munkvold, 2017). Morphological and Molecular Identification of Dermatophytes Isolated from Patients in Erbil City, A comparative study on morphological versus molecular identification of dermatophyte isolates. Spots expand very slowly. Based on clinical examination, a 56, evidence of toenail Onychomycosis whoâs screened for nail diseases or dermatomycoses as a, direct KOH examination before specimen cultured, considered positive for the left toenail, due, diagnosis confirmed after staining with LPCB stain, shaped hyaline septate macroconidia, few microconidia and pyriform, reliable GenBank sequence confirmed the fact that different species of non, distance scale between sequences is 0.05%, whereas 0.041 is the ideal tree with the branch. Fungal Nail Infections (Onychomycosis): A Never-Ending Story? Indian J Fundam Appl Life Sci;1:11, diseases: a guide to good practiceâ (report or a working, case reports and review of the literatureâ, J Am Acad Dermatol; 39: 410,  AK. Sclerotia may be present and are usually dark blue. We describe a case of UTI caused by F. proliferatum in a 47-year-old man who was diagnosed with rectal cancer and metastasis. Banerjee, âOnych,  GF. Marley, AB. First report of Fusarium proliferatum causing root rot on soybean (Glycine max) in the United States. In addition, identification at a species level was carried out by using PCR-restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) technique. Together, morphological and molecular. In this study, F. proliferatum was cultured under two initial pH conditions of 5 and 10. Phylum: Ascomycota For final identification sequencing of DNA has been carried out by [Macrogen Korea] using forward primer ITS1, The obtained consensus of query sequence was compared with the ITS DNA database on the BLAST homepage, aligned and diagnosed strain deposited to the GenBank and we received an accession number (MK112619). Species capable of reproducing sexually belong in the teleomorphic genus, Arthroderma, of the Ascomycota. Designation of the ordinary laboratory of Fusarium is very challenging because of the septate hyphae of Fusarium are hard to discriminate from those of Aspergillus, which has a more favourable consequence and this time-consuming. On culturing, hyaline, banana-shaped and multicellular macroconidia are very common; however, to identify them at the species level is not easy. Hence it is of utmost importance to identify this newly emerging fungal pathogen correctly and institute appropriate treatment to control human infections at the earliest so that disseminated infections can be avoided. Since dermatophytes cause a communicable disease, modes of transmission and control are discussed as well as a survey of recent trends in therapy. Fusarium ear rot typically occurs on random, groups, or on physically injured kernels and consists of a white or light pink mold. The direct microscopic examination of fungi in urine was positive, and the fungal cultures showed white, cotton-like colony. The present study is aimed at determining the antifungal activity of Lactobacillus plantarum MYS6 against a fumonisin producing fungus, Fusarium proliferatum MYS9. Publication Mehata, India. Abstract Fusarium proliferatum. accession number (MK112619). Although, adventitious sporulation may be present in tissue, and the finding of hyphae and yeast-like structures together is highly suggestive of fusariosis in the high-risk population. resection of hepatic metastases. Gupta, EA. All rights reserved. Ellis, JE. Patients and methods: Objective: Isenberg, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, Publisher ASM (American Society for Microbiology), Washington DC. Samples were collected from patients included hair fragments, skin scraping and nail clipping which transferred to the research laboratory of Biology Department at Faculty of Education \ University of Garmian, where they immediately examined. Â© 2005 Springer Science + Business Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Dis. Fungal culture: To obtain growth of fungi. Morphology of Fusarium Fusarium microconidia and conidiophores in LPCB as shown above picture. To confirm pathogenicity, four seeds were sown in pots (500 ml) containing red ferralitic soil, previously sterilised on two consecutive days (121°C × 60 min). Based on morphology and multigene phylogenetic analysis using mitochondrial small subunit (mtSSU), intergenic spacer region (IGS) and translation elongation factor 1âÎ± (TEF1âÎ±) gene sequences, seven Fusarium species were identified, with F. oxysporum being the â¦ Tinea corporis was the most prevalent, while Tinea faciei was the least occurring lesion with the highest cultural isolation rate when compared with Trichophyton tonsurans, Trichophyton rubrum, Trichophyton violaceum, Epidermophyton, Trichophyton verrucosum and non dermatophytes. Fusarium proliferatum caused endophthalmitis after cataract surgery. Gibberella intermedia (asexual stage Fusarium proliferatum) is a cosmopolitan fungus infecting a wide variety of plants and associated with infections in immunocompromised and -competent patients. Adaptation to growth on humans by most geophilic species resulted in diminished loss of sporulation, sexuality, and other soil-associated characteristics. The development of cell-mediated immunity correlated with delayed hypersensitivity and an inflammatory response is associated with clinical cure, whereas the lack of or a defective cell-mediated immunity predisposes the host to chronic or recurrent dermatophyte infection. DNA sequence analysis and Phylogenetic tree of. The branch lengths as well as the topology of a parsimonious tree can quickly be obtained by using this method. Amplification of the Continuous use of allethrin has resulted in heavy environmental contamination and has raised public concern about its impact on human health, yet little is known about the kinetics and microbial degradation of this pesticide. verticilloides, Fusarium chlamydosporum, Fusarium dimerum, Fusarium napiforme, Fusarium nygamai, F. proliferatum and Fusarium sacchari have also been reported in several cases of human infections. A rare case of onychomycosis in all 10 fingers of an immunocompetent patient, MEGA X: Molecular Evolutionary Genetics Analysis across Computing Platforms, Myco-epidemiologic and genetic study of dermatophytosis and non-dermatophytes in Middle Euphrates, Iraq, A Guide to Methods in the Biomedical Sciences, The Neighbor-Joining Method: A New Method for Reconstructing Phylogenetic Trees, Molecular Identification of Fusarium proliferatum from toenails: A case report. Conclusions: Survey of dermatophytes showed that PCR-RFLP is a rapid and easy method for dermatophytes identification; therefore we suggest using the PCR-RFLP corresponding to the conventional laboratory identification including macroscopic and microscopic examination. Fusarium is a saprophytic fungus which is broadly disseminated in soil, plant debris and other organic substrates. The sequence of the F. The fungus was therefore identified as Fusarium proliferatum, based on morphological (Leslie and Summerell 2006) and ITS and EF-1Î± sequences analysis. 2000), asparagus (Elmer 1990) and onions (Stankovic et al. On examination, left great toenail was green to ligh, extensive greenish discoloration in here left the first toenail due to, Specimen of nail clipping from the affected nail was collected after proper ster, affected nail with 70% alcohol. Rather, it is intended to be a book that outlines the purpose of the methods described, their limitations and provide alternative approaches as appropriate. F. solani can adhere to and damage the corneal membrane . Salahaddin University. To study of these fungi as the true causative agents of nail infection, we describe a PCR/sequencing assay to confirm routinely diagnosis of the infecting fungi in this case with toenail Onychomycosis. DON, nivalenol (NIV), T-2 and ZEN. 5, 23, 26 In our collection, 46% of the strains belonged to species relatively infrequent as F. proliferatum (14 isolates), F. verticilloides (13), F. Thousands of methods have been developed in the various biomedical disciplines and those covered in this book represent the basic, essential and most widely used methods in several different disciplines. Recently, we found that larvae of the common pest of stored products Tenebrio molitor preferably fed on grains colonized with Fusarium proliferatum. Abstract. J. Dermatol.153:64,  C. Ferrer, J. Alio, A. Rodriguez, M. Andreu, and F. Colom, âEndophth, proliferatumâ, J. Clin. DNA sequence analysis and Phylogenetic tree of the amplified ITS-rDNA was used for species identification of this strain of F. proliferatum. Fusarium microconidia and conidiophores in LPCB as shown above picture. 2007). ; Fusarium species are widely distributed in soil and on subterranean and aerial plant parts, plant debris, and other organic substrates. Most Fusarium species are soil fungi and have a worldwide distribution. Scher, âOnychomycosis is more than a cosm,  MA. F. oxysporum and F. proliferatum, which are known to be ubiquitous in the soil of asparagus-growing areas aected by Fusarium crown and root rot, and to F. redolens, as the species is closely similar to F. oxysporum. Based on both the culture morphology and DNA sequence analyses, the isolates were identified as Fusarium proliferatum. Williams, âSignificance of non,  M. Nucci, and E. Anaissie, âCutaneous infection by Fusa, implications for diagnosis and managementâ, Clin. The, . This is not intended to be a methods book. They also exist in soil of potted plants in hospitals that constitute a hazardous mycotic reservoir for nosocomial fusariosis. The dry lesions were mostly (86%) on the head area and inflammatory ones were mostly (54.7%) in the feet area, 21.4% of the patients had previous contact with animals. Fragment size of PCR-ITS region in tested, Used BLAST search tool, to compare the resulting, ) and Table (5). Ghannoum, N. Isham , âFungal Nail Infections (Onychomycosi, Delhiâ, India. Finally, paired comparative analyses of molecular and conventional methods were performed. Ghannoum, RA. Human illnesses are likely the consequence of different catalyzing variables of, materials that can induce local tissue infections in diabetic patients like onychomycosis, treatment with antifungal therapy. Colonies are usually fast growing, pale or bright-coloured (depending on the species) with or without a cottony aerial mycelium. It is possible to identify the genus Fusarium by several methods. A hyalohyphomycete was recovered by incubating the plant spine fragment following surgery. Pathogenicity tests were performed on the sheaths of healthy Pisang Awak banana plantlets with a conidial suspension (1 × 10 6 conidia/ml) of the XJSF isolate according to the method of Huang et al. have been reported. Infectious fungal molecular detection advances the select of right antifungal therapy, in that way improving the medication rate of nails infections. Mega X has additionally been upgraded to use multiple computing cores for many molecular evolutionary analyses. Colonies are usually indistinguishable from those of F. moniliforme , . Fusarium is a saprophytic fungus which is broadly disseminated in soil, plant debris and other organic substrates. An unexpected high percent of isolates identified as T. interdigitale by conventional methods were in effect T. rubrum shown by PCR-RFLP, and regarding the necessity of correct identification of dermatophytes recovered from different clinical forms of the infection, we highly recommend ITS-sequencing or ITS-RFLP of the isolates, particularly for epidemiological research studies. The objective of this study was to assess the age and sex prevalence, the site of involvement of different kinds of dermatophytes and an evolutionary study of cross sections type in a private clinic patients attended in Middle Euphrates provinces of Iraq (Babylon, Najaf, Dewania and Karbala) in order to prevent and cure these complications. Here, we report a transformation of Mega to enable cross-platform use on Microsoft Windows and Linux operating systems. For final identification sequencing of DNA has been carried out by [Macrogen Korea] using forward primer ITS1, The obtained consensus of query sequence was compared with the ITS DNA database on the BLAST homepage, aligned and diagnosed strain deposited to the GenBank and we received an accession number (MK112619). As the leaf matures, some of the spots develop a black edge, while the center of the spots becomes sunken. Infections due to Fusarium species are collectively referred to as fusariosis. Acid proteinases, elastase, keratinases, and other proteinases reportedly act as virulence factors. Colonial morphology of F. proliferatum after three weeks of incubation at 30Â°C on SDA. Fusraium is a non-dermatophytic hyaline mould found as soil saprophytes and plant pathogens. Â© 2008-2020 ResearchGate GmbH. PCR program for amplification by ITS1 and ITS4 primers. 2000), and ornamental palms (Armengol et al. The software automat, measured the concentration and purity of nucleic acid specimen, form, dissolved in sterilized deionized distilled water to obtai, stabilizer and tracking dyes which function as loading dyes. Fusarium is known to cause a variety of infections like keratitis, eumycetoma, onychomycosis, skin lesions and sometimes disseminated infection in individuals with impaired immunity. The etiologic agents of the dermatophytoses (ringworm) are classified in three anamorphic (asexual or imperfect) genera, Epidermophyton, Microsporum, and Trichophyton. Background Plant pathogenic fungi of the genus Fusarium infect a wide array of crops and produce numerous health-threatening mycotoxins. Ten strains out of 261 (T. interdigitale, n=8; E. floccosum, n=2) had been defined as unknown species by morphological tests. Ingestion of grains contaminated with these toxins may give rise to allergic symptoms or be carcinogenic in long-term consumption. Fusarium proliferatum (Gibberella fujikuroi mating population D) is also a cosmopolite plant pathogen that attacks many important crops, such as rice (Desjardins et al. values on the branch represent the bootstrap values. 1995), rice (Desjardins et al. While morphology results from routine daily reports of the laboratories indicated that 18 (6.8%) and 136 (52.10%) of the isolates were T. rubrum and T. interdigitale, respectively, PCR-RFLP results suggested that T. rubrum was the most common etiological agent of ringworm accounting for 94 (36.01%), followed by T. interdigitale accounting for 71 (27.20%). 's modified Farris method. Macroscopic morphology may vary significantly on different media, and descriptions here are based upon growth on potato flakes agar at 25°C with on/off fluorescent light cycles of approximately 12 hours each. Therefore, molecular tools were used for identification of F. proliferatum from this case by amplifying ITS region of rDNA using a pair of universal primers ITS1 and ITS4. In tissue, the hyphae are similar to those of Aspergillus species, with hyaline and septate filaments that typically dichotomize in acute and right angles. Onychomycosis, traditionally referred as a non-dermatophytic infection of the nail, is now used as a general term to denote any fungal nail infection. Per la capacità di generare marciumi ed altre malattie alle piante, le muffe Fusarium sono classificate come funghi fitopatogeni. Editor: Jagdish Chandar. To complete Koch's postulates, the pathogenicity of the fungus was tested by spraying five healthy inflorescences of oat (cv. Other species T. soudanese; T.interdigitale; T. terrestre represented 5% of dermatophytes while T.concentricum; T.schoenleinii; T.verucosum; Microsporum audouinii; M.gypsium and Epidermophyton flocosum conistitute 2.5%. Fusarium proliferatum Soft Tissue Infection at the Site of a Puncture by a Plant: Recovery, Isolatio... MOLECULAR IDENTIFICATION OF DERMATOPHYTES AMONG CLINICAL ISOLATES. Distribution References. Risk factors for severe fusariosis include prolonged neutropenia and T-cell immunodeficiency, especially in hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients with severe graft-versus-host disease. It is an important public health problem due to its increasing incidence and has significant clinical consequences in addition to serving as a reservoir of infection. To the best of our knowledge, the isolated Fusarium in this paper is the first case of its kind to be sequenced and reported by the molecular method in Kurdistan region of Iraq. The major Fusarium mycotoxins are FB1, trichothecenes e.g. In the absence of fungal growth, distinguishing fusariosis from other hyalohyphomycoses may be difficult and requires the use of another technique in situ hybridization in paraffin-embedded tissue specimens. These fungi can affect indigenous tissue in immunocompromised patients and result in some fungal infections such as Onychomycosis, bone and joint disease, or sinusitis. The dermatophytes have the ability to invade keratinized tissue (skin, hair, and nails) but are usually restricted to the nonliving cornified layer of the epidermis because of their inability to penetrate viable tissue of an immunocompetent host. on a finger. Summerbell, âUtility, English Criteria) in clinical diagnosis of onycho,  DH. The present study aimed to compare the results of morphological and molecular identification of certain groups of clinical isolates of dermatophytes with a view to evaluating the accuracy of molecular methods. Fusarium proliferatum causes small (2 - 5 mm) circular to oval spots with irregular edges. The molecular evolutionary genetics analysis (Mega) software implements many analytical methods and tools for phylogenomics and phylomedicine. After the DNA sequencing, it was identified as F. proliferatum. PCR reactions were carried out, Steps Temperature, Initial denaturation 94Â°C, Annealing 58Â°C, Final extension 72Â°C, Mycological examination relies on species level is very important for the choice of best, therapeutic agents. 1995), date palm (Abdalla et al. New York:Springer. Fusarium proliferatum ZYF was isolated from carambola and then stored in 50% glycerol at -80°C. joining method: a new method for reconstructing phylogenetic treesâ, P. Nenoff & U. F. Haustein , âTinea corporis due to Trichophyton tons, DNA intergenic spacer regionsâ, Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 37 (4), 931-, Khafajii ,âMyco epidemiologic and genetic study of r, using maximum likelihood evolutionary distance, and m, ] M. Kimura, âA simple method for estimating evolutionary rates of basesubstitutions throu, tudies of nucleotide sequencesâ, Journal of Molecular Evolution 16. Fusarium proliferatum is an important pathogen and causes a great economic loss to fruit industry. To study of these fungi as the true causative agents of nail infection, we describe a PCR/sequencing assay to confirm routinely diagnosis of the infecting fungi in this case with toenail Onychomycosis. Clinical Microbiology Procedure Hand book, Chief in editor H.D. This study reported the degradation kinetics in a novel fungal strain, Fusarium proliferatum CF2, isolated from contaminated agricultural fields. Cooper, P. MacDonald, RC. Arias M M D, Munkvold G P, Leandro L F, 2011. Some Fusarium species, such as F. dimerum, are associated with keratomycosis, particularly in the poor hygiene conditions. Colonies are usually fast growing, pale or bright-coloured (depending on the species) with or without a cottony aerial mycelium. for identification of F. proliferatum from, International Conference on Health & Medical, Nail infection (Onychomycosis) due to fungi is a communal disease of the fingernails or, Other susceptibility variables including increased occurrences of nail disease such as, threatening, it can have important clinical implications, like secondary, study, we reported a case of Onychomycosis in a left first toenail of a 56, First toenail of the left feet of 56 years-old woman showing depressed nail plate and, e to the mycology research laboratory in Zakho Un, several times (the KOH will digest the host material and keratin an. Eighty six clinical specimens from the infected sites were collected from 200 patients (125 males and 75 females) and subjected to conventional methods, 16 isolates were diagnosis by molecular assay, and the results were statistically analyzed by SPSS. are widespread soilborne pathogens that cause important soybean diseases such as damping-off, root rot, Fusarium wilt, and sudden death syndrome. The sequence of the F. proliferatum amplicon was aligned using ClustalW and the alignment was used to make phylogenetic analysis using MEGA software version X. 1997), asparagus (), date palm (Abdalla et al. Introduction. However, invasion does elicit a host response ranging from mild to severe. After allogeneic stem cell transplantation, a 49-year-old man developed fever and inflammation at the site of a plant puncture on a finger. Kuehn, OA Plunkett, âA new gen,  J. Kane, R. C. Summerbell, L. Sigler, S. Krajden, &,  I. Weitzman, & R. Summerbell, âThe dermatophytesâ, Microbiology Review, 8,  B. L. Hainer, âDermatophyte Infectionsâ, American family physician. Fusarium proliferatum, Toenail, Onychomycosis, PCR, ITS region, Iraq. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case of its kind to be reported. Based on the conventional laboratory methods, 80 clinical isolates of dermatophytes showed positive culture which belonging to three genera (Trichophyton, Microsporum and Epidermophyton) and 13 species, Trichophyton rubrum (downy and granular types) was the most common species 35% followed by T.mentagrophytes 17.5%, M.canis 10% and T.tonsurans 7.5%. ds in the biomedical sciences. Keratitis endophthalmitis, otitis media , onychomycosis, cutaneous infections particularly of burn wounds, mycetoma, sinusitis, pulmonary infections, endocarditis, peritonitis, central venous catheter infections, septic arthritis, disseminated infections , perinephric abscess and fungemia due to Fusarium spp. Outbreaks of nosocomial fusariosis have also been reported due to being presence of organisms in hospital water distribution systems . JoVE. The principle of this method is to find pairs of operational taxonomic units (OTUs [= neighbors]) that minimize the total branch length at each stage of clustering of OTUs starting with a starlike tree. ResearchGate has not been able to resolve any citations for this publication. Some are plant pathogens, causing root and stem rot, vascular wilt or fruit rot. in case fugemia, blood, in the diagnosis of keratitis corneal scrapings (most frequent) or tissue biopsy and skin lesions (either cellulitis or metastatic lesions) and also blood for cultures for mold. Human infections are probably a result of various precipitating predisposing factors of impaired immune status. 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Diagnosis was established by classical microbiology and molecular biology methods (PCR and DNA typing). To the best of our knowledge, the isolated Fusarium in this paper is the first case of its kind to be sequenced and reported by the molecular method in Kurdistan region of Iraq 35:909,  N. Hattori, A. Shirai, Y. Sugiura, W. Li, K. Yokoyama, Y. Misawa, K. Okuzumi, and K. Ta, âOnychomycosis caused by Fusarium proliferatumâ,Br. (Text from Wikipedia, the free encyclopaedia.) Sporodochia rarely formed on PFA but when present are tan to orange. Interestingly, 80.8% out of the 94 isolates identified as T. rubrum by molecular testing had been identified by morphological examination as belonging to different species, such as T. interdigitale (75.5%), E. floccosum (2.1%) and M. canis, T. verrucosum, and T. tonsurans (each 1.06%). Fusarium proliferatum is a fungal plant pathogen infecting asparagus. Abstract Fusarium is a saprophytic fungus which is broadly disseminated in soil, plant debris and other organic substrates. All figure content in this area was uploaded by Sazan Jamal, All content in this area was uploaded by Sazan Jamal on May 05, 2020, Fusarium is a saprophytic fungus which is broadly, disseminated in soil, plant debris and other organic, fection in her left first toenail from the, therapy, in that way improving the medication rate of nails, infections. The results show that 72.7% of the lesions were dry and 27.3% were inflammatory. A hyalohyphomycete was recovered by incubating the plant spine fragment following surgery. Fusarium spp., most often F. solani or F. oxysporum or rarely F. verticilloides, F. moniliforme or F. proliferatum, 35 can cause keratitis, endophthalmitis, cellulitis, invasive sinusitis, pneumonia, septic arthritis, thrombophlebitis, and disseminated infection. 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