Successful treatment of a Candida auris intra-articular infection

Scott C. Roberts, Teresa R Zembower, Maureen K Bolon, Anish R Kadakia, Jasen H. Gilley, Jason H. Ko, Jessica Clark, Sharon Ward-Fore, Babafemi O Taiwo

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Abstract

A 78-year-old woman with a long-term ankle spacer with antibacterials developed an intra-articular Candida auris infection. Treatment with systemic antifungal therapy plus an amphotericin B moulded cement spacer was successful.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)866-868
Number of pages3
JournalEmerging microbes & infections
Volume8
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019

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Keywords

  • amphotericin cement spacer
  • intra-articular infection

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Epidemiology
  • Parasitology
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology
  • Drug Discovery
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Virology

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Roberts, Scott C. ; Zembower, Teresa R ; Bolon, Maureen K ; Kadakia, Anish R ; Gilley, Jasen H. ; Ko, Jason H. ; Clark, Jessica ; Ward-Fore, Sharon ; Taiwo, Babafemi O. / Successful treatment of a Candida auris intra-articular infection. In: Emerging microbes & infections. 2019 ; Vol. 8, No. 1. pp. 866-868.
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