[Actinomycosis of the kidney: a case report].

Abstract

Actinomycosis is a rare infection mainly of the head and neck region (cervicofacial actinomycosis). The cause of this infection is bacterial invasion of the host's mucosal barrier with consecutive infiltration of the surrounding tissues. The treatment of choice after diagnosis is a prolonged course of high-dose antibiotics. The presence of abdominal… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-2007-993040

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