Candida lusitaniae discitis after discogram in an immunocompetent patient.

Abstract

BACKGROUND CONTEXT Discitis or epidural abscess after discogram is a rare but known complication. It is more commonly bacterial; however, fungal discitis has been previously reported in immunocompromised patients. The management of fungal discitis in immunocompetent patients is rarely presented or addressed in the literature. PURPOSE To present a rare… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.spinee.2011.09.004

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@article{Werner2011CandidaLD, title={Candida lusitaniae discitis after discogram in an immunocompetent patient.}, author={Brian Christopher Werner and Macalus V Hogan and Francis Hao-Tso Shen}, journal={The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society}, year={2011}, volume={11 10}, pages={e1-6} }