The routine management of cutaneous mucormycosis consists of combined surgical and medical therapy. We present a case of successful medical therapy with sequential liposomal amphotericin B and itraconazole for a peri-ostomal cutaneous Rhizopus infection in a 59-year-old woman following treatment for pyoderma gangrenosum in the setting of inflammatory bowel disease.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Infection|
|State||Published - Apr 2002|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Microbiology (medical)
- Infectious Diseases