[Actinomycosis of the genital organs as a complication of intrauterine devices].


A case of actinomycosis of the genitals is described. It occurred in a woman after insertion of an IUD. The paper presents the diagnostic difficulties resulting from the rarity of such complication, and the noncharacteristic signs and symptoms of the disease, leading to initial therapeutic failure. In the described case, the signs of inflammation of the… (More)