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Table 3 Most common diseases caused by fungal pathogens infecting immunosuppressed individuals [26]

From: Current challenges of research on filamentous fungi in relation to human welfare and a sustainable bio-economy: a white paper

Disease Cases/year Mortality rates (%)
Aspergillosis >200,000 30–95
Candidiasis >400,000 46–75
Cryptococcosis >1,000,000 20–70
Mucormycosis >10,000 30–90
Pneumocystis pneumonia >400,000 20–80