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Candida tropicalis arthritis of the elbow in a patient with Ewing's sarcoma that successfully responded to itraconazole
Seung Youn Kim, Jung Sub Lim, Dong Hwan Kim, Hyeon Jeong Lee, Joong Bum Cho, Jun Ah Lee, Dong Ho Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2011;54(9):385-388.   Published online September 30, 2011

Fungal infections are rarely responsible for arthritis. Few cases of fungal arthritis have been reported, even in immunocompromised hosts susceptible to low-virulence organisms. Herein, the authors report the first case of Candida tropicalis arthritis in a child with a solid tumor. A 13-year-old boy with Ewing's sarcoma developed arthritis in his elbow during the neutropenic period after chemotherapy. Despite treatment...

A Case of Primary Multiple Intracerebral Aspergillosis Abscess in Neonate : Treatment with Amphotericin B, Flucytosine and Itraconazole
Byoung Lae Oh, Oh Kyung Lee, Yong Seog Kim, Young Sook Kim
Clin Exp Pediatr. 2000;43(8):1116-1121.   Published online August 15, 2000
Fungal infection of the central nervous system tends to occur mostly in immunosuppressed patients. In the pediatric population, it is usually seen in severely immunocompromised patients, particulary in children with chronic granulomatous disease and hematopoietic malignancies. Although aspergillosis is considered one of the most frequent agents of mycotic infection of the brain, it is especially rare in the neonatal period,...
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