alexa Candida glabrata spinal osteomyelitis.
Neurology

Neurology

Journal of Spine

Author(s): Dailey NJ, Young EJ

Abstract Share this page

Abstract Invasive disease caused by Candida spp. is being appreciated with increased frequency especially associated with widespread use of immunosuppressive drug therapy. We report a case of spinal osteomyelitis and epidural abscess caused by Candida glabrata occurring in a patient who had been diagnosed with candidemia 3 months before that patient was treated with fluconazole. The infection was successfully treated with amphotericin B, but the patient eventually required surgical intervention for spondylolisthesis with impingement on the cauda equina. This article was published in Am J Med Sci and referenced in Journal of Spine

Relevant Expert PPTs

Recommended Conferences

  • 18th Global Neurologists Annual Meeting on Neurology and Neurosurgery
    Nov 13-15, 2017, Athens, Greece
  • 2nd International Conference on Pediatric Neurology  
    August 31-September 01, 2017 Prague, Czech Republic
  • 12th Global Neurologists Annual Meeting on Neurology and Neurosurgery
    November 16-18, 2017 Lisbon, Portugal

Relevant Topics

Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
adwords