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Candida lusitaniae septic arthritis: case report and review of the literature






Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 61(1): 61-63

Candida lusitaniae septic arthritis: case report and review of the literature

Candida lusitaniae is an infrequently encountered Candida species that has been associated with resistance to amphotericin B. We present a case of septic arthritis with C. lusitaniae and provide a brief review of the organism, especially in regard to current information about its pattern of resistance to antifungal agents.

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Accession: 030401199

PMID: 18191360

DOI: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2007.12.003



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