Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 352--354

Mycetoma foot due to Madurella mycetomatis


Archana B Wankhade, Dnyaneshwari P Ghadage, Rupali J Mali, Arvind V Bhore 
 Department of Microbiology, Smt. Kashibai Navale Medical College and Hospital, Narhe, Pune, India

Correspondence Address:
Archana B Wankhade
Department of Microbiology, Smt Kashibai Navale Medical College and Hospital, STES Narhe Campus, Narhe Ambegaon, Pune - 411 041
India

Mycetoma is chronic granulomatous infection. The causative agents are fungi and bacteria. We report a case of mycetoma in 19-years-old college student having history of thorn prick on left foot. Madurella mycetomatis was isolated from the granular discharge from sinuses surgical debridement with intralesional amphotericn therapy was given.


How to cite this article:
Wankhade AB, Ghadage DP, Mali RJ, Bhore AV. Mycetoma foot due to Madurella mycetomatis.Ann Trop Med Public Health 2012;5:352-354


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Wankhade AB, Ghadage DP, Mali RJ, Bhore AV. Mycetoma foot due to Madurella mycetomatis. Ann Trop Med Public Health [serial online] 2012 [cited 2020 Jul 7 ];5:352-354
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