Prosthetic joint infection due to Candida parapsilosis in the UK: case report and literature review.
- Candida infection of joint replacements is a rare but increasingly reported phenomenon. A case of Candida parapsilosis prosthetic knee joint infection occurring in the UK is described. Cure followed removal of the prosthesis and treatment, first with a combination of amphotericin and 5-fluorocytosine, then ketoconazole.
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- European journal of clinical microbiology and infectious diseases : official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology
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