Orrginal Article: PDF OnlyEndobronchial Mucormycosis and Probable Dissemination Despite Prophylactic Fluconazole in a Neutropenic PatientThompson, Gregory P. M.D.; Brauer, Ernesto M.D., FACP, FCCPAuthor Information Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Gundersen Clinic, La Crosse, Wisconsin, U.S.A. Journal of Bronchology: October 1995 - Volume 2 - Issue 4 - p 299-300 Free Abstract We present a patient who developed endobronchial mucormycosis and probable dissemination despite prophylactic fluconazole. Fluconazole prophylaxis in acute leukemia patients with chemotherapy-induced neutropenia has become common. The emergence of fluconazole-resistant fungi during fluconazole prophylaxis in neutropenic patients can have important clinical implications. © Williams & Wilkins 1995. All Rights Reserved.