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The use of clofazimine as treatment for Mycobacterium fortuitum in a cat


Feline Practice 22(3): 7-9
The use of clofazimine as treatment for Mycobacterium fortuitum in a cat
In a mature male cat with a history of chronic non-healing ventral abdominal wall abscess, an atypical mycobacterial granuloma caused by M. fortuitum was diagnosed by histopathology and culture. The organism was sensitive to a recently described anti-leprosy drug, clofazimine (Lamprene).


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