Luis J Mendez-Tovar

Summary

Country: Mexico

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Antifungal and phagocytic immunostimulation treatment of chronic disseminated dermatophytosis]
    Liliana Serrano-Jaén
    Servicio de Dermatología y Micología Mèdica, UMAE Hospital de Especialidades Dr Bernardo Sepúlveda, IMSS México D F, Mexico
    Gac Med Mex 142:415-7. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Pathogenesis of dermatophytosis and tinea versicolor
    Luis J Mendez-Tovar
    Laboratory of Dermatology and Medical Mycology Research, Specialties Hospital, National Medical Center, IMSS, Apdo postal A 032, Coahuila No 5 Col Roma, 06703, Mexico, DF, Mexico
    Clin Dermatol 28:185-9. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint [Invasive mycosis, immunocompromise and fever of unknown origin]
    Luis Javier Méndez-Tovar
    Laboratorio de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología, Hospital de Especialidades, Mexico
    Rev Med Inst Mex Seguro Soc 50:609-14. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint [Resistance to azolic compounds in clinical Trichophyton spp. strains]
    Luis Javier Méndez-Tovar
    Laboratorio de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología Dr Ernesto Macotela, Hospital de Especialidades Dr Bernardo Sepúlveda, UMAE Centro Médico Nacional Siglo XXI, IMSS, Mexico D F, Mexico
    Rev Iberoam Micol 24:320-2. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint [Micosis among five highly underprivileged Mexican communities]
    Luis J Mendez-Tovar
    Unidad de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología Dr Ernesto Macotela, UMAE Hospital de Especialidades Dr Bernardo Sepúlveda, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Mexico D F, Mexico
    Gac Med Mex 142:381-6. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint [Immunoglobulins in patients with Nocardia brasiliensis actinomycetoma]
    L J Mendez-Tovar
    Unidad de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología, Hospital de Especialidades, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, IMSS
    Rev Argent Microbiol 36:174-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint [Unknown fixed cutaneous sporotrichosis]
    Luis Javier Méndez Tovar
    Unidad de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología, Dr Ernesto Macotela Ruíz, Hospital de Especialidades, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, IMSS, Mexico
    Rev Iberoam Micol 21:150-2. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint [Mycoses frequency in three communities in the North mountain of the State of Puebla]
    Luis Javier Méndez-Tovar
    Unidad de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología, Hospital de Especialidades, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Av Cuauhtemoc 330, Col Doctores 06720, Mexico D F
    Gac Med Mex 139:118-22. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint [Variation in mycoses frequency in Mexico]
    L J Méndez Tovar
    Servicio de Dermatología y Micología Mèdica, Hospital de Especialidades Dr Bernardo Sepúlveda, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, IMSS, Mexico
    Rev Argent Microbiol 31:107-13. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint [Antifungal resistance: an emerging problem in Mexico]
    Patricia Manzano-Gayosso
    Laboratorio de Micologia Medica, Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, UNAM, Mexico D F, Mexico
    Gac Med Mex 144:23-6. 2008

Collaborators

  • Alexandro Bonifaz
  • Patricia Manzano-Gayosso
  • Francisca Hernández-Hernández
  • Rubén López-Martínez
  • Liliana Serrano-Jaén
  • Luis Javier Méndez Tovar
  • L J Méndez Tovar
  • Elva Bazán-Mora
  • Erika Córdova-Martínez
  • Víctor Almeida-Arvizu
  • Gonzálo Peña-González
  • Victor M Almeida-Arvizu
  • Adriana E Anides-Fonseca
  • E Macotela Ruiz
  • R Mondragón Gonzalez
  • L Serrano Jaén
  • P Manzano Gayosso
  • R Lopez Martinez
  • A Carmona Castañón

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint [Antifungal and phagocytic immunostimulation treatment of chronic disseminated dermatophytosis]
    Liliana Serrano-Jaén
    Servicio de Dermatología y Micología Mèdica, UMAE Hospital de Especialidades Dr Bernardo Sepúlveda, IMSS México D F, Mexico
    Gac Med Mex 142:415-7. 2006
    ..In patients with chronic and relapsing dermatophytosis, the immune response evaluation is recommended, and immunomodulation could be useful as a rational measure in patients with a particular immunodeficiency...
  2. doi request reprint Pathogenesis of dermatophytosis and tinea versicolor
    Luis J Mendez-Tovar
    Laboratory of Dermatology and Medical Mycology Research, Specialties Hospital, National Medical Center, IMSS, Apdo postal A 032, Coahuila No 5 Col Roma, 06703, Mexico, DF, Mexico
    Clin Dermatol 28:185-9. 2010
    ..Exposure to sunlight stimulates the production of azelaic acid, which causes the appearance of hypopigmented spots. Currently, there is no scientific explanation for hyperpigmented lesions...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Invasive mycosis, immunocompromise and fever of unknown origin]
    Luis Javier Méndez-Tovar
    Laboratorio de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología, Hospital de Especialidades, Mexico
    Rev Med Inst Mex Seguro Soc 50:609-14. 2012
    ..A common clinical feature is the presence of fever of unknown origin (FUO) in any of its several presentations. The aim of this study was to know the frequency of FUO associated to invasive mycosis in hospitalized patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Resistance to azolic compounds in clinical Trichophyton spp. strains]
    Luis Javier Méndez-Tovar
    Laboratorio de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología Dr Ernesto Macotela, Hospital de Especialidades Dr Bernardo Sepúlveda, UMAE Centro Médico Nacional Siglo XXI, IMSS, Mexico D F, Mexico
    Rev Iberoam Micol 24:320-2. 2007
    ..It is important to establish the antifungal susceptibility as part of the study procedures in patients with dermatophytosis and a poor antifungal response...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Micosis among five highly underprivileged Mexican communities]
    Luis J Mendez-Tovar
    Unidad de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología Dr Ernesto Macotela, UMAE Hospital de Especialidades Dr Bernardo Sepúlveda, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Mexico D F, Mexico
    Gac Med Mex 142:381-6. 2006
    ..In many small rural communities in Mexico, medical care is deficient, empirical or absent...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Immunoglobulins in patients with Nocardia brasiliensis actinomycetoma]
    L J Mendez-Tovar
    Unidad de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología, Hospital de Especialidades, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, IMSS
    Rev Argent Microbiol 36:174-8. 2004
    ..As it occurs in other infections, in the actinomycetoma pathogenesis probably participate the increase or deficiency of a determined immunoglobulin class, as well as the relationship between different subclasses...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Unknown fixed cutaneous sporotrichosis]
    Luis Javier Méndez Tovar
    Unidad de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología, Dr Ernesto Macotela Ruíz, Hospital de Especialidades, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, IMSS, Mexico
    Rev Iberoam Micol 21:150-2. 2004
    ..Delayed cellular immunity in vitro and in vivo were normal. The patient received oral itraconazole showing clinical and mycological cure after four months...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Mycoses frequency in three communities in the North mountain of the State of Puebla]
    Luis Javier Méndez-Tovar
    Unidad de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología, Hospital de Especialidades, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Av Cuauhtemoc 330, Col Doctores 06720, Mexico D F
    Gac Med Mex 139:118-22. 2003
    ..Considering the percentage of positive skin test we suppose that there are many not diagnosed sporotrichosis and histoplasmosis cases...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Variation in mycoses frequency in Mexico]
    L J Méndez Tovar
    Servicio de Dermatología y Micología Mèdica, Hospital de Especialidades Dr Bernardo Sepúlveda, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, IMSS, Mexico
    Rev Argent Microbiol 31:107-13. 1999
    ..laurentii, C. terreus and C. unigutulatus were also isolated. Another important difference was mortality in rhinocerebral mucormicosis: twenty years ago it was fairly 80%, nowadays it has decreased to 20%...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Antifungal resistance: an emerging problem in Mexico]
    Patricia Manzano-Gayosso
    Laboratorio de Micologia Medica, Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, UNAM, Mexico D F, Mexico
    Gac Med Mex 144:23-6. 2008
    ..An increase in mycosis associated with therapeutic failure has been observed worldwide. The dearth of data in Mexico led us to study antifungal resistance...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cytokine production and lymphocyte proliferation in patients with Nocardia brasiliensis actinomycetoma
    Luis J Mendez-Tovar
    Unidad de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología, Hospital de Especialidades, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, IMSS, Mexico
    Mycopathologia 158:407-14. 2004
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