Hepatosplenic candidiasis

Case contributed by Dr Alexandre Terra Fontes


Immunosuppressed patient performing chemotherapy for acute lymphocytic leukemia and persistent fever with antibiotic therapy.

Patient Data

Age: 17
Gender: Female

Multiple small hypodense nodules in the liver and spleen.

Case Discussion

The patient underwent liver biopsy which demonstrated rare fungal forms and no malignant cells.

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Case information

rID: 31152
Case created: 21st Sep 2014
Last edited: 10th Sep 2015
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