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A rare case of Candida prosthetic joint infection: Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges in a resource poor country.

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WAMP Samaranayake

Teaching Hospital Batticaloa, LK
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Abstract

Candida infection of knee prostheses is rare but increasingly reported. This report describes a candida prosthetic joint infection in a healthy woman treated with antifungal therapy following removal of knee prosthesis in a Teaching Hospital in Sri Lanka.

How to Cite: Samaranayake, W., (2018). A rare case of Candida prosthetic joint infection: Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges in a resource poor country. . Sri Lankan Journal of Infectious Diseases . 8 ( 1 ) , pp . 51–54 . DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/sljid.v8i1.8156
Published on 04 May 2018.
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