Fungal spondylodiscitis in a patient with ulcerative colitis - case report.

@article{Lukjanowicz2006FungalSI,
  title={Fungal spondylodiscitis in a patient with ulcerative colitis - case report.},
  author={Małgorzata Lukjanowicz and Lidia Ostanek and Andrzej Bohatyrewicz and Dariusz Bielicki and Marek Brzosko},
  journal={Ortopedia, traumatologia, rehabilitacja},
  year={2006},
  volume={8 6},
  pages={708-13}
}
We report a case of a 34 year old women with spondylodiscitis due to Candida albicans infection. One and a half year earlier a ulcerative colitis she was diagnosed and treated with sulfasalazine, short course of glucocorticosteroids and with azathioprine. The diagnosis of fungal spondylodiscitis was made by culture of material collected from involved part… CONTINUE READING