Fungal Infections in Pakistan; Local Challenges

Dr. Afia Zafar MBBS, DCP, FRCPath

Author address: 

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The Aga Khan University

Abstract: 

- Fungal infections are common, but grossly underdiagnosed

- Need to improve diagnostics to allow quicker initiation of antifungal therapy

- Continued surveillance is essential to identify changing trends to help in institution of preventive measures 

2017

Poster: 

AttachmentSize
File KARACHI2017(2)ZafarPakistan.pptx8.6 MB

abstract No: 

2

Full conference title: 

1st International Collaborative Mycology Conference
    • ICMC Karachi (1st)