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Table 1 Case reports of invasive Aspergillus in the gastrointestinal tract

From: A bleeding colonic ulcer from invasive Aspergillus infection in an immunocompromised patient: a case report

Authors Underlying diagnosis Previous chemotherapy Clinical presentation Portion of the gastrointestinal tract involved Intervention (surgery/endoscopy) Antifungal treatment
Karaman et al .[5] Arthrogryposis multiplex congenita None Abdominal pain and vomiting Stomach Surgery None.
Eggiman et al .[3] Acute myeloid leukemia (2 cases) Cytarabine, idarubicin Fever, bloody diarrhea bleeding, ileus or peritonitis Small intestine Surgery Amphotericin B
Cohen et al .[9] Acute myeloid leukaemia Cytarabine, daunorubicin Fever, watery diarrhea, peritonitis Small intestine Surgery None. Patient died.
Trésallet et al .[11] Lymphoma Cytarabine, etoposide Fever, peritonitis Small intestine Surgery Voriconazole
Chaudhary et al .[6] Breast carcinoma Cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, 5- fluorouracil Fever, constipation, abdominal pain Small intestine None Amphotericin B
Jayshree et al .[10] Acute promyelocytic leukemia Daunomycin, cytosine arabinoside Fever and diarrhea Colon Surgery Amphotericin B
Choi et al .[14] Colon cancer None Hematochezia Colon Endoscopy Amphotericin B
Bizet et al . (Current case) Fournier’s gangrene None Hematochezia through colostomy Colon Endoscopy Voriconazole