Curvularia infections: Case Reports and a Review of the Spectrum of Disease along with Therapeutic Options

Christelle Kassis, MD1, Bruno Granwehr, MD2, and Ray Hachem, MD2
1Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 2Department of Infectious Diseases, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA

The authors report two cases of Curvularia infection – a cutaneous infection in an immunocompromised patient and a rhino-cerebral
Curvularia infection in an immunocompetent patient – which responded to therapy with the new azoles voriconazole and
posaconazole.
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