Postsurgical sternal wound infection is a serious post-operative complication of cardiac surgery. Aspergillus infection of the sternum is extremely rare. We describe a case of sternal infection due to Aspergillus in an immunocompetent patient following aortic valve replacement.
- Case report
- Invasive aspergillosis
- Sternal osteomyelitis infection
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Infectious Diseases